Latin edit

Etymology edit

From crēditus, the perfect passive participle of crēdō (loan, entrust).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

crēditum n (genitive crēditī); second declension

  1. a loan

Declension edit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative crēditum crēdita
Genitive crēditī crēditōrum
Dative crēditō crēditīs
Accusative crēditum crēdita
Ablative crēditō crēditīs
Vocative crēditum crēdita

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Descendants edit

Participle edit


  1. inflection of crēditus:
    1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular
    2. accusative masculine singular

Verb edit


  1. accusative supine of crēdō

References edit

  • creditum”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • creditum”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • creditum in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • creditum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.