adulescens

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adulēscēns c (genitive adulēscentis); third declension

  1. young man or woman, youth

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative adulēscēns adulēscentēs
genitive adulēscentis adulēscentium
dative adulēscentī adulēscentibus
accusative adulēscentem adulēscentēs
adulēscentīs
ablative adulēscente adulēscentibus
vocative adulēscēns adulēscentēs

The genitive plural is usually adulēscentium; the alternative form adulēscentum is also attested, though rare.[1][2]

Adjective[edit]

adulēscēns m, f, n (genitive adulēscentis); third declension

  1. young, youthful
  2. minor (of two boys)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative adulēscēns adulēscēns adulēscentēs adulēscentia
genitive adulēscentis adulēscentis adulēscentium adulēscentium
dative adulēscentī adulēscentī adulēscentibus adulēscentibus
accusative adulēscentem adulēscēns adulēscentēs adulēscentia
ablative adulēscentī adulēscentī adulēscentibus adulēscentibus
vocative adulēscēns adulēscēns adulēscentēs adulēscentia

References[edit]

  1. ^ ădŭlescens in Charlton T. Lewis, Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford. Clarendon Press, 1879
  2. ^ Perseus Search Results, Perseus Digital Library