dictans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of dictō (repeat, dictate)

Participle[edit]

dictāns m, f, n (genitive dictantis); third declension

  1. repeating, saying often
  2. dictating (for someone to write down)
  3. composing, expressing in writing
  4. prescribing, recommending

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dictāns dictāns dictantēs dictantia
genitive dictantis dictantis dictantium dictantium
dative dictantī dictantī dictantibus dictantibus
accusative dictantem dictāns dictantēs dictantia
ablative dictante
dictantī 1
dictante
dictantī 1
dictantibus dictantibus
vocative dictāns dictāns dictantēs dictantia

1 When used purely as an adjective.