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sciens

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present active participle of sciō (I can, know, understand).

ParticipleEdit

sciēns m, f, n (genitive scientis); third declension

  1. knowing, understanding
  2. conscious, aware
  3. knowledgeable, skilled
  4. (figuratively, of a woman) having sexual relations with a man.

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative sciēns sciēns scientēs scientia
genitive scientis scientis scientium scientium
dative scientī scientī scientibus scientibus
accusative scientem sciēns scientēs scientia
ablative sciente
scientī 1
sciente
scientī 1
scientibus scientibus
vocative sciēns sciēns scientēs scientia

1 When used purely as an adjective.

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