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Glossary of bibliographic information by language : Latin

    unus                            1
    duo                             2
    tres                            3
    quattuor                        4
    quinque                         5
    sex                             6
    septem                          7
    octo                            8
    novem                           9
    decem                           10
    undecim                         11
    duodecim                        12
    tredecim                        13
    quattuordecim                   14
    quindecim                       15
    sedecim                         16
    septemdecim                     17
    duodeviginti                    18
    undeviginti                     19
    viginti                         20
    triginta                        30
    quaquaginta                     40
    juinquaginta                    50
    sexaginta                       60
    septuaginta                     70
    octoginta                       80
    nonaginta                       90
    centum                          100
    
    primus                          first
    secundus, alter                 second
    tertius                         third
    quartus                         fourth
    quintus                         fifth
    sextus                          sixth
    septimus                        seventh
    octavus                         eighth
    nonus                           ninth
    decimus                         tenth
    
    accessit                        has been added
    acta                            proceedings, trans.
    adiuvare                        assist
    anecdota                        unpublished materials
    annales                         annals, yearbook
    annus                           year
    auctus, -tior                   enlarged
    auspice                         see
    bibliopola                      bookseller
    bibliotheca                     library
    bibliothecarius                 librarian
    collectanea                     collection
    complectior                     enlarged
    concinnare                      compile, arrange
    consilio                        by counsel
    consilium                       board
    cura                            edited by, by order of
    decessio                        reduction
    depositarii                     distributors
    digerere                        edit
    directio                        editorial office
    director                        editor
    edenda curare                   edit
    edere                           publish, edit
    editio                          edition, publication
    eiusdem auctoris                by the same author
    elenchus                        critique, crit. app.
    emendatus, -tior                corrected
    emittere                        publish
    excudere                        print
    exemplar                        copy
    explicare                       explain
    fasciculus                      issue, part
    figura                          illustration
    foris                           abroad
    illustrare                      make clear, edit
    imago                           portrait, illustration
    impensis                        at the expense
    imprimere                       print
    in lucem dare                   publish
    indagatio                       investigation,research
    inscriptio                      address
    libellus                        pamphlet
    liber                           book
    libraria                        bookshop
    librarius                       bookseller
    litterae                        letter
    menstruus                       monthly
    mittere                         send
    moderator                       editor
    mortuus                         dead, died
    mutuo dare                      exchange
    mutuum dare                     lend
    natus                           born
    novus                           new
    officina                        workshop
    opera, opere                    work
    opus                            work
    oratio                          speech
    petitio                         order
    praeteritus                     back
    pretium                         price
    prodere                         publish
    prodire                         come out
    prooemium                       preface, introduction
    prostare                        be on sale
    ratio                           account
    recensere                       edit
    recognoscere                    edit
    redactio                        editorial office
    redactor                        editor
    reddere                         translate
    redigere                        edit
    relatio                         report, account
    scriptor                        writer
    semestralis                     half-yearly
    series                          sub-series
    settimana(le)                   week(ly)
    socius                          member, fellow
    sub prelo                       in the press
    subnotatio                      subscription
    sumptibus                       at the expense
    tabellarii                      postal service
    trimestris                      quarterly
    typographia, -eum               press
    unicus                          single
    venalis                         on sale
    venire                          be sold
    vertentis anni                  current
    

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Last revised: 27 April 2003
Revised by: Charley Pennell