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EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

passus (plural passuses)

  1. A section of a long narrative poem; a canto

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Perfect passive participle of pandō (I spread out [to dry]).

ParticipleEdit

passus (feminine passa, neuter passum); first/second-declension participle

  1. spread out
  2. dried
DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative passus passa passum passī passae passa
Genitive passī passae passī passōrum passārum passōrum
Dative passō passō passīs
Accusative passum passam passum passōs passās passa
Ablative passō passā passō passīs
Vocative passe passa passum passī passae passa
DescendantsEdit
  • Portuguese: passa
  • Spanish: pasa

Etymology 2Edit

From pandō +‎ -tus.

NounEdit

passus m (genitive passūs); fourth declension

  1. step
  2. pace
  3. pace: a Roman unit of length equal to five Roman feet
DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative passus passūs
Genitive passūs passuum
Dative passuī passibus
Accusative passum passūs
Ablative passū passibus
Vocative passus passūs
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Perfect active participle of patior.

ParticipleEdit

passus (feminine passa, neuter passum); first/second-declension participle

  1. suffered, having suffered
  2. allowed, having allowed
  3. permitted, having permitted
DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative passus passa passum passī passae passa
Genitive passī passae passī passōrum passārum passōrum
Dative passō passō passīs
Accusative passum passam passum passōs passās passa
Ablative passō passā passō passīs
Vocative passe passa passum passī passae passa
Derived termsEdit

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin passus (step).

NounEdit

passus c

  1. A short section (e.g. a few connected words or sentences) of a written or oral presentation; a "passage" (in a book, etc.); an "item" (of a presentation)
  2. A short elaboration on an item of a presentation not belonging to the main subject

InflectionEdit

Declension of passus 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative passus passusen passusar passusarna
Genitive passus passusens passusars passusarnas

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