excellens

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of excellō

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

excellēns m, f, n (genitive excellentis); third declension

  1. elevating, rising
  2. exulting
  3. excelling

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative excellēns excellēns excellentēs excellentia
genitive excellentis excellentis excellentium excellentium
dative excellentī excellentī excellentibus excellentibus
accusative excellentem excellēns excellentēs excellentia
ablative excellentī excellentī excellentibus excellentibus
vocative excellēns excellēns excellentēs excellentia

Adjective[edit]

excellēns m, f, n (genitive excellentis); third declension

  1. distinguished
  2. excellent

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative excellēns excellēns excellentēs excellentia
genitive excellentis excellentis excellentium excellentium
dative excellentī excellentī excellentibus excellentibus
accusative excellentem excellēns excellentēs excellentia
ablative excellentī excellentī excellentibus excellentibus
vocative excellēns excellēns excellentēs excellentia

Descendants[edit]