See also: iens

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Surface analysis of forms such as audiēns (stem audī- + thematic vowel -e- + suffix -ns) or capiēns (stem capi- + thematic vowel -e- + -ns).

SuffixEdit

-iēns

  1. Ending of the present active participle of fourth conjugation verbs; see -ns.

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative -iēns -ientēs -ientia
Genitive -ientis -ientium
Dative -ientī -ientibus
Accusative -ientem -iēns -ientēs
-ientīs
-ientia
Ablative -iente
-ientī1
-ientibus
Vocative -iēns -ientēs -ientia

1When used purely as an adjective.


LatvianEdit

SuffixEdit

-iens

  1. Added to verbs (or sometimes to adjectives and a few verbs) to form patient/object nouns.

Derived termsEdit