provocatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From prōvocō +‎ -tiō.

Noun[edit]

prōvocātiō f (genitive prōvocātiōnis); third declension

  1. (Post-Augustan) challenge (to combat)
  2. (Late Latin) stimulus, provocation, encouragement
  3. (legal) appeal

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōvocātiō prōvocātiōnēs
Genitive prōvocātiōnis prōvocātiōnum
Dative prōvocātiōnī prōvocātiōnibus
Accusative prōvocātiōnem prōvocātiōnēs
Ablative prōvocātiōne prōvocātiōnibus
Vocative prōvocātiō prōvocātiōnēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • provocatio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • provocatio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • provocatio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • provocatio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • provocatio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin