crescens

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present active participle of crēscō ‎(I grow)

ParticipleEdit

crēscēns m, f, n ‎(genitive crēscentis); third declension

  1. coming to be.
  2. becoming visible, springing from, arising, coming forth.
  3. increasing, rising, growing, thriving; multiplying, augmenting.

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative crēscēns crēscēns crēscentēs crēscentia
genitive crēscentis crēscentis crēscentium crēscentium
dative crēscentī crēscentī crēscentibus crēscentibus
accusative crēscentem crēscēns crēscentēs crēscentia
ablative crēscente, crēscentī1 crēscente, crēscentī2 crēscentibus crēscentibus
vocative crēscēns crēscēns crēscentēs crēscentia

1When used purely as an adjective.
2When used purely as an adjective.

DescendantsEdit