occidens

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Present active participle of occidō (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, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative occidēns occidēns occidentēs occidentia
genitive occidentis occidentis occidentium occidentium
dative occidentī occidentī occidentibus occidentibus
accusative occidentem occidēns occidentēs occidentia
ablative occidente
occidentī 1
occidente
occidentī 1
occidentibus occidentibus
vocative occidēns occidēns occidentēs occidentia

1 When 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, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative occīdēns occīdēns occīdentēs occīdentia
genitive occīdentis occīdentis occīdentium occīdentium
dative occīdentī occīdentī occīdentibus occīdentibus
accusative occīdentem occīdēns occīdentēs occīdentia
ablative occīdente
occīdentī 1
occīdente
occīdentī 1
occīdentibus occīdentibus
vocative occīdēns occīdēns occīdentēs occīdentia

1 When used purely as an adjective.

NounEdit

occidēns m (genitive occidentis); third declension

  1. sunset
  2. west

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative occidēns occidēntēs
genitive occidēntis occidēntum
dative occidēntī occidēntibus
accusative occidēntem occidēntēs
ablative occidēnte occidēntibus
vocative occidēns occidēntēs

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Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 06:24