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From supplicō +‎ -tiō.


supplicātiō f (genitive supplicātiōnis); third declension

  1. thanksgiving
  2. supplication


Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative supplicātiō supplicātiōnēs
genitive supplicātiōnis supplicātiōnum
dative supplicātiōnī supplicātiōnibus
accusative supplicātiōnem supplicātiōnēs
ablative supplicātiōne supplicātiōnibus
vocative supplicātiō supplicātiōnēs



  • supplicatio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • supplicatio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “supplicatio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • supplicatio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to proclaim a public thanksgiving at all the street-shrines of the gods: supplicationem indicere ad omnia pulvinaria (Liv. 27. 4)
    • to decree a public thanksgiving for fifteen days: supplicationem quindecim dierum decernere (Phil. 14. 14. 37)
    • to celebrate a festival of thanksgiving: supplicationem habere (Liv. 22. 1. 15)
  • supplicatio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • supplicatio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin