See also: Regens and régens

English edit

Noun edit


  1. plural of regen

Verb edit


  1. third-person singular simple present indicative of regen

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Pronunciation edit

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Noun edit


  1. plural of regen

Latin edit

Etymology edit

Present active participle of regō (rule).

Participle edit

regēns (genitive regentis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. ruling, governing
  2. guiding, steering
  3. overseeing, managing

Declension edit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative regēns regentēs regentia
Genitive regentis regentium
Dative regentī regentibus
Accusative regentem regēns regentēs
Ablative regente
Vocative regēns regentēs regentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Descendants edit

References edit

  • regens”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • regens in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)