Preposition used with Ablative only.
The circumflected accents are used to mark the vowels' length.

Non figurative usage

Means getting away with idea of descending, squeezing or decreasing:
from downwards (since on).

1. Space: down from, from

2. Time: since, during, in the course

Figurative usage

1. At verbs for talking, feeling, moving: about, of, concerning, for

2. Cause: by 3. Separation (=genitivus partitivus): from, of 4. Origin, substance: of


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