aptus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle apō (fasten, join); compare apīscor.

Participle[edit]

aptus m (feminine apta, neuter aptum); first/second declension

  1. suitable, adapted
  2. ready
  3. apt, proper
  4. tied, attached (to)
  5. dependent (on)

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative aptus apta aptum aptī aptae apta
genitive aptī aptae aptī aptōrum aptārum aptōrum
dative aptō aptae aptō aptīs aptīs aptīs
accusative aptum aptam aptum aptōs aptās apta
ablative aptō aptā aptō aptīs aptīs aptīs
vocative apte apta aptum aptī aptae apta

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • aptus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • apt in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911