bacchans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of bacchor (celebrate the festival rites of Bacchus; revel).

Participle[edit]

bacchāns m, f, n (genitive bacchantis); third declension

  1. celebrating the festival rites of Bacchus
  2. revelling, raving or ranting like the bacchanals
  3. going, running or roaming about in a wild, raving or furious manner
  4. (of inanimate things) being furious, raging with fury

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative bacchāns bacchāns bacchantēs bacchantia
genitive bacchantis bacchantis bacchantium bacchantium
dative bacchantī bacchantī bacchantibus bacchantibus
accusative bacchantem bacchāns bacchantēs bacchantia
ablative bacchante
bacchantī 1
bacchante
bacchantī 1
bacchantibus bacchantibus
vocative bacchāns bacchāns bacchantēs bacchantia

1 When used purely as an adjective.