dictus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of dīcō (say)

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

dictus m (feminine dicta, neuter dictum); first/second declension

  1. said, uttered; mentioned, spoken, having been said.
  2. declared, stated, having been declared.
    1. affirmed, asserted (positively), having been affirmed.
  3. told, having been told.
  4. called, named, having been called.
  5. referred to, having been referred to.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dictus dicta dictum dictī dictae dicta
genitive dictī dictae dictī dictōrum dictārum dictōrum
dative dictō dictae dictō dictīs dictīs dictīs
accusative dictum dictam dictum dictōs dictās dicta
ablative dictō dictā dictō dictīs dictīs dictīs
vocative dicte dicta dictum dictī dictae dicta

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Noun[edit]

dictus m (genitive dictūs); fourth declension

  1. saying, epithet
  2. speech

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative dictus dictūs
genitive dictūs dictuum
dative dictuī dictibus
accusative dictum dictūs
ablative dictū dictibus
vocative dictus dictūs