theoria

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek θεωρία

Noun[edit]

theōria f (genitive theōriae); first declension

  1. (philosophy) speculation, theory

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative theōria theōriae
genitive theōriae theōriārum
dative theōriae theōriīs
accusative theōriam theōriās
ablative theōriā theōriīs
vocative theōria theōriae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • theoria in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “theoria”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • theoria” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • theoria in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • theoria in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

theoria f (plural theorias)

  1. Obsolete spelling of teoria (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).