quoad

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quoad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

quoad

  1. (archaic) With respect to.
    • 1884, Horace Smith, A treatise on the law of negligence
      It seems to have been rather on this ground that quoad Hughes, who was a volunteer, the defendant had not been guilty of any negligence at all...

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quod + ad. See also quam, quandō.

Adverb[edit]

quoad (not comparable)

  1. as far as
  2. as long as
  3. until
  4. while

References[edit]

  • quoad in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quoad in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “quoad”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • quoad” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • as long as I live: dum vita suppetit; dum (quoad) vivo
  • Bruno Meinecke, Ph.D. (1960) Third Year Latin. (Allyn and Bacon, Inc.)