optans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of optō (choose, select)

Participle[edit]

optāns m, f, n (genitive optantis); third declension

  1. choosing, selecting
  2. wishing for, desiring

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative optāns optāns optantēs optantia
genitive optantis optantis optantium optantium
dative optantī optantī optantibus optantibus
accusative optantem optāns optantēs optantia
ablative optante
optantī 1
optante
optantī 1
optantibus optantibus
vocative optāns optāns optantēs optantia

1 When used purely as an adjective.