repugnans

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of repugnō.

ParticipleEdit

repugnāns (genitive repugnantis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. opposing
  2. resisting, defending

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative repugnāns repugnantēs repugnantia
Genitive repugnantis repugnantium
Dative repugnantī repugnantibus
Accusative repugnantem repugnāns repugnantēs
repugnantīs
repugnantia
Ablative repugnante
repugnantī1
repugnantibus
Vocative repugnāns repugnantēs repugnantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: repugnant
  • English: repugnant
  • French: répugnant
  • Italian: ripugnante

ReferencesEdit

  • repugnans in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • repugnans in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • repugnans in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to do a thing which is not one's vocation, which goes against the grain: adversante et repugnante natura or invitā Minervā (ut aiunt) aliquid facere (Off. 1. 31. 110)