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Etymology 1Edit

Present active participle of rēpō(creep, crawl)

ParticipleEdit

rēpēns m, f, n ‎(genitive rēpentis); third declension

  1. creeping, crawling
SynonymsEdit
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative rēpēns rēpentēs rēpentia
genitive rēpentis rēpentium
dative rēpentī rēpentibus
accusative rēpentem rēpēns rēpentēs rēpentia
ablative rēpente, rēpentī1 rēpentibus
vocative rēpēns rēpentēs rēpentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Etymology 2Edit

Of uncertain origin.

AdjectiveEdit

repēns m, f, n ‎(genitive repentis); third declension

  1. sudden, unexpected
  2. recent, fresh
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative repēns repentēs repentia
genitive repentis repentium
dative repentī repentibus
accusative repentem repēns repentēs repentia
ablative repentī repentibus
vocative repēns repentēs repentia

AdverbEdit

repēns ‎(not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of repente
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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

repens

  1. definite genitive plural of rep