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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Present active participle of niteō (shine, glitter; thrive).

ParticipleEdit

nitēns (genitive nitentis, adverb nitenter); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. shining, glittering, bright
    Synonym: fulgēns
  2. sleek, fat
  3. thriving; illustrious
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative nitēns nitentēs nitentia
Genitive nitentis nitentium
Dative nitentī nitentibus
Accusative nitentem nitēns nitentēs
nitentīs
nitentia
Ablative nitente
nitentī1
nitentibus
Vocative nitēns nitentēs nitentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Etymology 2Edit

Present active participle of nītor (strain, struggle).

ParticipleEdit

nītēns (genitive nītentis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. straining]], struggling
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative nītēns nītentēs nītentia
Genitive nītentis nītentium
Dative nītentī nītentibus
Accusative nītentem nītēns nītentēs
nītentīs
nītentia
Ablative nītente
nītentī1
nītentibus
Vocative nītēns nītentēs nītentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

nitens

  1. definite genitive singular of nit