cupiens

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present active participle of cupiō

ParticipleEdit

cupiēns (genitive cupientis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. desiring
  2. eager, enthusiastic

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative cupiēns cupientēs cupientia
Genitive cupientis cupientium
Dative cupientī cupientibus
Accusative cupientem cupiēns cupientēs
cupientīs
cupientia
Ablative cupiente
cupientī1
cupientibus
Vocative cupiēns cupientēs cupientia

1When used purely as an adjective.

ReferencesEdit

  • cupiens”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cupiens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette