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 syntaxeos or syntaxis); 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 i-stem.
Case Singular Plural
nominative syntaxis syntaxēs
genitive syntaxis syntaxium
dative syntaxī syntaxibus
accusative syntaxem syntaxēs
ablative syntaxe syntaxibus
vocative syntaxis syntaxēs
Third declension, Greek type.
Case Singular Plural
nominative syntaxis syntaxēs
genitive syntaxeos syntaxium
dative syntaxī syntaxibus
accusative syntaxin syntaxas
ablative syntaxe syntaxibus
vocative syntaxis syntaxēs

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