syntaxis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Late Latin syntaxis, from the Ancient Greek σύνταξις(súntaxis).

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Noun[edit]

syntaxis ‎(uncountable)

  1. (archaic, grammar) Syntax.
  2. (geology) A convergence of mountain ranges, or geological folds, towards a single point.
  3. (crystallography) Syntaxy.

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Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “From the Latin syntaxis?”

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Noun[edit]

syntaxis f ‎(uncountable)

  1. syntax

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek σῠ́ντᾰξῐς(súntaxis, syntax).

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Noun[edit]

syntaxis f ‎(genitive syntaxis or syntaxeōs or syntaxios); third declension

  1. syntaxis, syntax
    • 2001, Terentius Tunberg, “De Marco Antonio Mureto Oratore et Gallo et Romano” in Humanistica Lovaniensia: Journal of Neo-Latin Studies, volume L, ed. Gilbert Tournoy, Leuven University Press, ISBN 9058671720, 306, footnote 7:
      Quae cum de sermonis proprietatibus praeceperit Valla, vestigia tamen syntaxeos Mediolatinae in eius scriptis cernere possumus non pauca.

Declension[edit]

Third declension, Greek type, with some i-stem forms.

Number Singular Plural
nominative syntaxis syntaxēs
syntaxies
genitive syntaxis
syntaxeōs
syntaxios
syntaxeōn
syntaxiōn
syntaxium
dative syntaxī
syntaxei
syntaxibus
accusative syntaxin
syntaxim
syntaxem
syntaxēs
syntaxeis
ablative syntaxī syntaxibus
vocative syntaxi
syntaxis
syntaxēs
syntaxies

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