potio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the supine stem of bibō +‎ -tiō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pōtiō f (genitive pōtiōnis); third declension

  1. drinking
  2. drink, draught, potion

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pōtiō pōtiōnēs
genitive pōtiōnis pōtiōnum
dative pōtiōnī pōtiōnibus
accusative pōtiōnem pōtiōnēs
ablative pōtiōne pōtiōnibus
vocative pōtiō pōtiōnēs

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References[edit]

  • potio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • potio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “potio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • potio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to allay one's hunger, thirst: famem sitimque depellere cibo et potione
    • to take only enough food to support life: tantum cibi et potionis adhibere quantum satis est