credens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of crēdō (loan, confide in, trust, believe).

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Participle[edit]

crēdēns m, f, n (genitive crēdentis); third declension

  1. lending, loaning
  2. committing, consigning, entrusting to
  3. trusting, confiding in
  4. believing in, trusting in, giving credence to
  5. believing

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative crēdēns crēdēns crēdentēs crēdentia
genitive crēdentis crēdentis crēdentium crēdentium
dative crēdentī crēdentī crēdentibus crēdentibus
accusative crēdentem crēdēns crēdentēs crēdentia
ablative crēdente
crēdentī 1
crēdente
crēdentī 1
crēdentibus crēdentibus
vocative crēdēns crēdēns crēdentēs crēdentia

1 When used purely as an adjective.

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