haustus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of hauriō (draw, drain).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

haustus m (feminine hausta, neuter haustum); first/second declension

  1. drawn, drained, having been drawn
  2. swallowed, absorbed, having been swallowed
  3. (of blood) spilled, shed, having been spilled
  4. devoured, consumed, exhausted, depleted, used up; engulfed; having been exhausted
  5. torn up, plucked out, drawn out; dug up, hollowed out; having been plucked out
  6. drawn, derived, borrowed, taken, having been borrowed

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative haustus hausta haustum haustī haustae hausta
genitive haustī haustae haustī haustōrum haustārum haustōrum
dative haustō haustae haustō haustīs haustīs haustīs
accusative haustum haustam haustum haustōs haustās hausta
ablative haustō haustā haustō haustīs haustīs haustīs
vocative hauste hausta haustum haustī haustae hausta

Noun[edit]

haustus m (genitive haustūs); fourth declension

  1. The act of drawing or draining.
  2. The act of drinking or swallowing.
  3. Something which is drunk; a drink, draught.

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative haustus haustūs
genitive haustūs haustuum
dative haustuī haustibus
accusative haustum haustūs
ablative haustū haustibus
vocative haustus haustūs

References[edit]

  • haustus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879