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EtymologyEdit

From de ‎(down from, concerning) + mēns ‎(mind).

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AdjectiveEdit

dēmēns m, f, n ‎(genitive dēmentis); third declension

  1. out of one's mind or senses; mad, raving, foolish, insane, reckless

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia
genitive dēmentis dēmentium
dative dēmentī dēmentibus
accusative dēmentem dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia
ablative dēmentī dēmentibus
vocative dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia

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ReferencesEdit

  • demens in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • demens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • demens in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • demens in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

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NounEdit

demens m ‎(definite singular demensen)

  1. dementia

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

demens m ‎(definite singular demensen)

  1. dementia

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

demens c

  1. (pathology) dementia

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