LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perfect passive participle of contrahō.

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

contractus (feminine contracta, neuter contractum); first/second-declension participle

  1. collected, accomplished, contracted

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative contractus contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta
Genitive contractī contractae contractī contractōrum contractārum contractōrum
Dative contractō contractō contractīs
Accusative contractum contractam contractum contractōs contractās contracta
Ablative contractō contractā contractō contractīs
Vocative contracte contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta

AdjectiveEdit

contractus (feminine contracta, neuter contractum, comparative contractior); first/second-declension adjective

  1. narrow, restricted, pinched, cramped
  2. abridged, terse
  3. restrained

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative contractus contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta
Genitive contractī contractae contractī contractōrum contractārum contractōrum
Dative contractō contractō contractīs
Accusative contractum contractam contractum contractōs contractās contracta
Ablative contractō contractā contractō contractīs
Vocative contracte contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta

DescendantsEdit

  • Italian: contratto

NounEdit

contractus m (genitive contractūs); fourth declension

  1. collection
  2. contraction
  3. contract, agreement

DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative contractus contractūs
Genitive contractūs contractuum
Dative contractuī contractibus
Accusative contractum contractūs
Ablative contractū contractibus
Vocative contractus contractūs

DescendantsEdit

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