insectus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perfect passive participle of īnsecō (cut up or into).

Participle[edit]

īnsectus m (feminine īnsecta, neuter īnsectum); first/second declension

  1. cut up or into, having been cut up or into; incised, dissected
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative īnsectus īnsecta īnsectum īnsectī īnsectae īnsecta
genitive īnsectī īnsectae īnsectī īnsectōrum īnsectārum īnsectōrum
dative īnsectō īnsectae īnsectō īnsectīs īnsectīs īnsectīs
accusative īnsectum īnsectam īnsectum īnsectōs īnsectās īnsecta
ablative īnsectō īnsectā īnsectō īnsectīs īnsectīs īnsectīs
vocative īnsecte īnsecta īnsectum īnsectī īnsectae īnsecta

Etymology 2[edit]

From in (without, not) + sectus (cut; cleaved, divided).

Adjective[edit]

īnsectus m (feminine īnsecta, neuter īnsectum); first/second declension

  1. Not cut, uncut.
  2. Not cleaved or divided, uncleaved, undivided
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative īnsectus īnsecta īnsectum īnsectī īnsectae īnsecta
genitive īnsectī īnsectae īnsectī īnsectōrum īnsectārum īnsectōrum
dative īnsectō īnsectae īnsectō īnsectīs īnsectīs īnsectīs
accusative īnsectum īnsectam īnsectum īnsectōs īnsectās īnsecta
ablative īnsectō īnsectā īnsectō īnsectīs īnsectīs īnsectīs
vocative īnsecte īnsecta īnsectum īnsectī īnsectae īnsecta

References[edit]

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