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EtymologyEdit

Perfect passive participle of torqueō.

ParticipleEdit

tortus (feminine torta, neuter tortum); first/second-declension participle

  1. twisted, crooked
  2. spun, whirled
  3. bent, distorted
  4. tormented, tortured

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative tortus torta tortum tortī tortae torta
Genitive tortī tortae tortī tortōrum tortārum tortōrum
Dative tortō tortō tortīs
Accusative tortum tortam tortum tortōs tortās torta
Ablative tortō tortā tortō tortīs
Vocative torte torta tortum tortī tortae torta

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NounEdit

tortus m (genitive tortūs); fourth declension

  1. a twist, a winding
  2. wreath

DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tortus tortūs
Genitive tortūs tortuum
Dative tortuī tortibus
Accusative tortum tortūs
Ablative tortū tortibus
Vocative tortus tortūs

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