patens

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

patens

  1. plural of paten

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present active participle of pateō ‎(I am open)

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

patēns m, f, n ‎(genitive patentis); third declension

  1. being opening; open
  2. being accessible; accessible, passable
  3. being exposed; vulnerable
  4. evident, manifest

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative patēns patēns patentēs patentia
genitive patentis patentis patentium patentium
dative patentī patentī patentibus patentibus
accusative patentem patēns patentēs patentia
ablative patente, patentī1 patente, patentī2 patentibus patentibus
vocative patēns patēns patentēs patentia

1When used purely as an adjective.
2When used purely as an adjective.

AdjectiveEdit

patens m, f, n ‎(genitive patentis); third declension

  1. open, accessible

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative patens patens patentēs patentia
genitive patentis patentis patentium patentium
dative patentī patentī patentibus patentibus
accusative patentem patens patentēs patentia
ablative patentī patentī patentibus patentibus
vocative patens patens patentēs patentia
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