demens

LatinEdit

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, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

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

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

demens c

  1. (pathology) dementia

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Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 00:40