Perfect passive participle of relinquō ‎(abandon, relinquish).


relictus m ‎(feminine relicta, neuter relictum); first/second declension

  1. abandoned, having been abandoned, relinquished, having been relinquished
  2. widowed, surviving a deceased person


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative relictus relicta relictum relictī relictae relicta
genitive relictī relictae relictī relictōrum relictārum relictōrum
dative relictō relictō relictīs
accusative relictum relictam relictum relictōs relictās relicta
ablative relictō relictā relictō relictīs
vocative relicte relicta relictum relictī relictae relicta



  • relictus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • relictus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • relictus” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) something has been left as a legacy by some one: hereditate aliquid relictum est ab aliquo