occidens

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Etymology 1Edit

Present active participle of occidō ‎(I fall down; pass away).

ParticipleEdit

occidēns m, f, n ‎(genitive occidentis); third declension

  1. falling down
  2. (of heavenly bodiesgoing down, setting
  3. perishing, dying, passing away
  4. being lost, being undone, being ruined
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative occidēns occidentēs occidentia
genitive occidentis occidentium
dative occidentī occidentibus
accusative occidentem occidēns occidentēs occidentia
ablative occidente, occidentī1 occidentibus
vocative occidēns occidentēs occidentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Etymology 2Edit

Present active participle of occīdō ‎(fell; slay).

ParticipleEdit

occīdēns m, f, n ‎(genitive occīdentis); third declension

  1. felling, cutting to the ground; beating, smashing, crushing
  2. killing, slaying, slaughtering
  3. (by extensionplaguing to death, torturing, tormenting, pestering
  4. (by extension
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative occīdēns occīdentēs occīdentia
genitive occīdentis occīdentium
dative occīdentī occīdentibus
accusative occīdentem occīdēns occīdentēs occīdentia
ablative occīdente, occīdentī1 occīdentibus
vocative occīdēns occīdentēs occīdentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

NounEdit

occidēns m ‎(genitive occidentis); third declension

  1. sunset
  2. west

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative occidēns occidentēs
genitive occidentis occidentum
dative occidentī occidentibus
accusative occidentem occidentēs
ablative occidente occidentibus
vocative occidēns occidentēs

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