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incestus

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From in- (without, not) + castus (pure, chaste, unpolluted).

AdjectiveEdit

incestus m (feminine incesta, neuter incestum); first/second declension

  1. unclean, impure, polluted, defiled, sinful, unrighteous, criminal
  2. unchaste, lewd, incestuous, lustful
InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative incestus incesta incestum incestī incestae incesta
genitive incestī incestae incestī incestōrum incestārum incestōrum
dative incestō incestae incestō incestīs incestīs incestīs
accusative incestum incestam incestum incestōs incestās incesta
ablative incestō incestā incestō incestīs incestīs incestīs
vocative inceste incesta incestum incestī incestae incesta
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Etymology 2Edit

From in- +‎ castus.

NounEdit

incestus m (genitive incestūs); fourth declension

  1. unchastity, sexual impurity, incest
InflectionEdit

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative incestus incestūs
genitive incestūs incestuum
dative incestuī incestibus
accusative incestum incestūs
ablative incestū incestibus
vocative incestus incestūs
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • incestus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879