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frequens

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰrekʷ. Cognate with fraxo.[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

frequēns m, f, n (genitive frequentis); third declension

  1. crowded, crammed
  2. frequent, repeated

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative frequēns frequēns frequentēs frequentia
genitive frequentis frequentis frequentium frequentium
dative frequentī frequentī frequentibus frequentibus
accusative frequentem frequēns frequentēs frequentia
ablative frequentī frequentī frequentibus frequentibus
vocative frequēns frequēns frequentēs frequentia

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • frequens in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  1. ^ Michiel de Vaan, Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Brill, 2008, p. 242.