appositus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perfect passive participle of appōnō.

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

appositus (feminine apposita, neuter appositum); first/second-declension participle

  1. appointed, assigned

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative appositus apposita appositum appositī appositae apposita
Genitive appositī appositae appositī appositōrum appositārum appositōrum
Dative appositō appositō appositīs
Accusative appositum appositam appositum appositōs appositās apposita
Ablative appositō appositā appositō appositīs
Vocative apposite apposita appositum appositī appositae apposita

AdjectiveEdit

appositus (feminine apposita, neuter appositum, comparative appositior, superlative appositissimus); first/second-declension adjective

  1. adjacent, near
  2. appropriate, apt

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative appositus apposita appositum appositī appositae apposita
Genitive appositī appositae appositī appositōrum appositārum appositōrum
Dative appositō appositō appositīs
Accusative appositum appositam appositum appositōs appositās apposita
Ablative appositō appositā appositō appositīs
Vocative apposite apposita appositum appositī appositae apposita

DescendantsEdit

  • Galician: aposto
  • Italian: apposto
  • Portuguese: aposto
  • Spanish: apuesto

ReferencesEdit

  • appositus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • appositus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • appositus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • appositus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette