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What is the word for export in Latin? What is the word for trade in Latin?

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The Latin word for “export” is “exportatio” (feminine noun, 3rd.declension)  while “trade”  corresponds to  “commercium” ( neuter noun, 2nd.declension).

Note that both “exportatio” and “commercium” are in the nominative case which is the case of the subject of a sentence.

Latin is in fact an inflected language where each noun belongs to one of five declensions that have six cases (nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, vocative, ablative), according to the role of a noun in a sentence.

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