sion

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Sion, -sion, Sión, Siôn, síon, Síón, and sìon

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sion (plural sions)

  1. Obsolete spelling of scion

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek σίον (síon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sion n (genitive siī); second declension

  1. water parsley (Sium latifolium)

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter, Greek-type).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sion sia
Genitive siī siōrum
Dative siō siīs
Accusative sion sia
Ablative siō siīs
Vocative sion sia

References[edit]

  • sion in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sion in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • 1 sĭŏn ou sĭum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette: “1,447/3”
  • sion in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sion in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • sion in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “sion”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 974/1