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significātiō f (genitive significātiōnis); third declension

  1. signal, sign, mark, token
  2. applause
  3. meaning, import


Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative significātiō significātiōnēs
genitive significātiōnis significātiōnum
dative significātiōnī significātiōnibus
accusative significātiōnem significātiōnēs
ablative significātiōne significātiōnibus
vocative significātiō significātiōnēs


  • significatio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • significatio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • significatio” 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 allude to a person or thing (not alludere): significatione appellare aliquem
  • significatio in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016