praepositio

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Etymology[edit]

From praepositus. In the grammatical sense, it is a semantic loan from Ancient Greek πρόθεσις (próthesis).

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Noun[edit]

praepositiō f (genitive praepositiōnis); third declension

  1. preference
  2. prefixing
  3. (grammar) preposition

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative praepositiō praepositiōnēs
Genitive praepositiōnis praepositiōnum
Dative praepositiōnī praepositiōnibus
Accusative praepositiōnem praepositiōnēs
Ablative praepositiōne praepositiōnibus
Vocative praepositiō praepositiōnēs

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