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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Perfect passive participle of contendō (I stretch, strain, tense, make taut).

ParticipleEdit

contentus (feminine contenta, neuter contentum); first/second-declension participle

  1. stretched, strained, tense, tight, on the stretch
  2. (figuratively) eager, intent
DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative contentus contenta contentum contentī contentae contenta
Genitive contentī contentae contentī contentōrum contentārum contentōrum
Dative contentō contentō contentīs
Accusative contentum contentam contentum contentōs contentās contenta
Ablative contentō contentā contentō contentīs
Vocative contente contenta contentum contentī contentae contenta
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Perfect passive participle of contineō (I hold together, contain).

ParticipleEdit

contentus (feminine contenta, neuter contentum); first/second-declension participle

  1. having been held together, contained
  2. (places) having been enclosed, bounded, limited
DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative contentus contenta contentum contentī contentae contenta
Genitive contentī contentae contentī contentōrum contentārum contentōrum
Dative contentō contentō contentīs
Accusative contentum contentam contentum contentōs contentās contenta
Ablative contentō contentā contentō contentīs
Vocative contente contenta contentum contentī contentae contenta

AdjectiveEdit

contentus (feminine contenta, neuter contentum, comparative contentior, superlative contentissimus, adverb contentē); first/second-declension adjective

  1. content, satisfied
DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative contentus contenta contentum contentī contentae contenta
Genitive contentī contentae contentī contentōrum contentārum contentōrum
Dative contentō contentō contentīs
Accusative contentum contentam contentum contentōs contentās contenta
Ablative contentō contentā contentō contentīs
Vocative contente contenta contentum contentī contentae contenta
DescendantsEdit
  • Catalan: content
  • Dalmatian: contiant
  • English: content
  • French: content
  • Galician: contento

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