potentia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From potēns, present active participle of possum (I am able).

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Noun[edit]

potentia f (genitive potentiae); first declension

  1. force, power, might
  2. ability, capacity
  3. political power, authority, influence, sway

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative potentia potentiae
genitive potentiae potentiārum
dative potentiae potentiīs
accusative potentiam potentiās
ablative potentiā potentiīs
vocative potentia potentiae

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Participle[edit]

potentia

  1. nominative neuter plural of potēns
  2. accusative neuter plural of potēns
  3. vocative neuter plural of potēns