motus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of moveō (I move).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

mōtus m (feminine mōta, neuter mōtum); first/second declension

  1. moved, stirred, disturbed, having been moved
  2. aroused, excited, begun, inspired, having been aroused
  3. troubled, concerned, tormented, having been troubled

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative mōtus mōta mōtum mōtī mōtae mōta
genitive mōtī mōtae mōtī mōtōrum mōtārum mōtōrum
dative mōtō mōtae mōtō mōtīs mōtīs mōtīs
accusative mōtum mōtam mōtum mōtōs mōtās mōta
ablative mōtō mōtā mōtō mōtīs mōtīs mōtīs
vocative mōte mōta mōtum mōtī mōtae mōta

Noun[edit]

mōtus m (genitive mōtūs); fourth declension

  1. A movement, motion.
  2. (by extension) An advance, progress.
  3. (figuratively) A movement, operation, impulse, passion; disturbance; sensation.
  4. (figuratively) A political movement, tumult, commotion, revolt, rebellion.

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mōtus mōtūs
genitive mōtūs mōtuum
dative mōtuī mōtibus
accusative mōtum mōtūs
ablative mōtū mōtibus
vocative mōtus mōtūs