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EtymologyEdit

Present active participle of crēdō (loan, confide in, trust, believe).

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ParticipleEdit

crēdēns (genitive crēdentis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. lending, loaning
  2. committing, consigning, entrusting to
  3. trusting, confiding in
  4. believing in, trusting in, giving credence to
  5. believing

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative crēdēns crēdentēs crēdentia
Genitive crēdentis crēdentium
Dative crēdentī crēdentibus
Accusative crēdentem crēdēns crēdentēs
crēdentīs
crēdentia
Ablative crēdente
crēdentī1
crēdentibus
Vocative crēdēns crēdentēs crēdentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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  • English: credence