populatio

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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
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

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. population; a people, multitude
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

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
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “populatio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • populatio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • populatio in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016