populatio

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From populor (lay waste).

Noun[edit]

populātiō f (genitive populātiōnis); third declension

  1. the act of laying waste or plundering
  2. plunder, booty
  3. destruction, devastation, corruption, ruin
Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative populātiō populātiōnēs
Genitive populātiōnis populātiōnum
Dative populātiōnī populātiōnibus
Accusative populātiōnem populātiōnēs
Ablative populātiōne populātiōnibus
Vocative populātiō populātiōnēs

Etymology 2[edit]

From populus (people).

Noun[edit]

populātiō f (genitive populātiōnis); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) population; a people, multitude
Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative populātiō populātiōnēs
Genitive populātiōnis populātiōnum
Dative populātiōnī populātiōnibus
Accusative populātiōnem populātiōnēs
Ablative populātiōne populātiōnibus
Vocative populātiō populātiōnēs
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • populatio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • populatio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • populatio in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • populatio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • populatio in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016