adhaerens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of adhaereō (cleave or stick to).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

adhaerēns m, f, n (genitive adhaerentis); third declension

  1. cleaving or sticking to
  2. (figuratively) clinging to, adhering to
  3. (figuratively) hanging on or keeping close to (a person or thing)
  4. (figuratively) trailing or dragging after

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative adhaerēns adhaerēns adhaerentēs adhaerentia
genitive adhaerentis adhaerentis adhaerentium adhaerentium
dative adhaerentī adhaerentī adhaerentibus adhaerentibus
accusative adhaerentem adhaerēns adhaerentēs adhaerentia
ablative adhaerente
adhaerentī 1
adhaerente
adhaerentī 1
adhaerentibus adhaerentibus
vocative adhaerēns adhaerēns adhaerentēs adhaerentia

1 When used purely as an adjective.