patiens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of patior (suffer, experience, wait).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

patiēns m, f, n (genitive patientis); third declension

  1. suffering, enduring
  2. allowing, acquiescing, submitting
  3. patient; long-suffering

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative patiens patiens patientēs patientia
genitive patientis patientis patientium patientium
dative patientī patientī patientibus patientibus
accusative patientem patiens patientēs patientia
ablative patientī patientī patientibus patientibus
vocative patiens patiens patientēs patientia

Descendants[edit]