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EtymologyEdit

Present active participle of candeō (shine; gleam white; glow with heat).

ParticipleEdit

candēns m or f or n (genitive candentis); third declension

  1. Shining, glittering; bright, clear.
  2. Gleaming (white).
  3. Glowing (with heat); hot.

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative candēns candēns candentēs candentia
Genitive candentis candentis candentium candentium
Dative candentī candentī candentibus candentibus
Accusative candentem candēns candentēs, candentīs candentia
Ablative candente, candentī1 candente, candentī1 candentibus candentibus
Vocative candēns candēns candentēs candentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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