LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perfect passive participle of attendō or attineō.

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

attentus (feminine attenta, neuter attentum); first/second-declension participle

  1. detained, delayed
  2. preserved, guarded
  3. attentive, heedful
  4. careful, conscientious
  5. frugal, economical

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative attentus attenta attentum attentī attentae attenta
Genitive attentī attentae attentī attentōrum attentārum attentōrum
Dative attentō attentō attentīs
Accusative attentum attentam attentum attentōs attentās attenta
Ablative attentō attentā attentō attentīs
Vocative attente attenta attentum attentī attentae attenta

AdjectiveEdit

attentus (feminine attenta, neuter attentum, comparative attentior, superlative attentissimus); first/second-declension adjective

  1. attentive
  2. conscientious
  3. economical

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative attentus attenta attentum attentī attentae attenta
Genitive attentī attentae attentī attentōrum attentārum attentōrum
Dative attentō attentō attentīs
Accusative attentum attentam attentum attentōs attentās attenta
Ablative attentō attentā attentō attentīs
Vocative attente attenta attentum attentī attentae attenta

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: atent
  • English: attent, attentive
  • French: attentif
  • Dutch: attent

ReferencesEdit