absens

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of absum (be away from, absent)

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

absēns m, f, n (genitive absentis); third declension

  1. absent, missing

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative absēns absentēs absentia
genitive absentis absentium
dative absentī absentibus
accusative absentem absēns absentēs absentia
ablative absentī absentibus
vocative absēns absentēs absentia

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References[edit]

  • absens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • absens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “absens”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • absens” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)