demens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From de (down from, concerning) + mēns (mind).

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Adjective[edit]

dēmēns m, f, n (genitive dēmentis); third declension

  1. out of one's mind or senses; mad, raving, foolish, insane, reckless

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dēmēns dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia
genitive dēmentis dēmentis dēmentium dēmentium
dative dēmentī dēmentī dēmentibus dēmentibus
accusative dēmentem dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia
ablative dēmentī dēmentī dēmentibus dēmentibus
vocative dēmēns dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia

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Noun[edit]

demens c

  1. (pathology) dementia

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