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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] status.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
status

Plural
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  1. A person’s position or standing relative to that of others.
    Superstition is highly correlated with economic status.
  2. (Should we delete(+) this redundant sense?) Prestige or high standing.
    • 1957, Gladys Sellew and Paul Hanly Furfey, Sociology and Its Use in Nursing Service, Saunders, page 81
      The king has status in his kingdom, and the pauper has status within his immediate group of peers.
  3. A situation or state of affairs.
    What's the status of the investigation?
  4. (Should we delete(+) this redundant sense?) (law) The legal condition of a person or thing.

Translations

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Esperanto

Verb

status (conditional mood of stati)

  1. would be (in a condition or state)

Latin

Adjective

status m. (feminine stata, neuter statum); first/second declension

  1. fixed, set
  2. regular

Inflection

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative status stata statum statī statae stata
genitive statī statae statī statōrum statārum statōrum
dative statō statae statō statīs statīs statīs
accusative statum statam statum statōs statās stata
ablative statō statā statō statīs statīs statīs
vocative state stata statum statī statae stata

Noun

status (genitive statūs); m, fourth declension

  1. state, status, condition
  2. position, place
  3. rank, status
  4. genitive singular of status#Latin
  5. nominative plural of status#Latin
  6. accusative plural of status#Latin
  7. vocative plural of status#Latin

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