abundans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of abundō.

Participle[edit]

abundāns m, f, n (genitive abundantis); third declension

  1. overflowing
  2. abounding (in)
  3. abundant, copious

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative abundāns abundantēs abundantia
genitive abundantis abundantium
dative abundantī abundantibus
accusative abundantem abundāns abundantēs abundantia
ablative abundante, abundantī1 abundantibus
vocative abundāns abundantēs abundantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • abundans in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • abundans in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • abundans” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • rich in ideas: sententiis abundans or creber (opp. sententiis inanis)
    • to be rich in words: verbis abundantem esse, abundare