audiens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of audiō (hear, listen).

Participle[edit]

audiēns m, f, n (genitive audientis); third declension

  1. hearing, listening
  2. attending, paying attention to
  3. accepting, agreeing, obeying

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative audiēns audientēs audientia
genitive audientis audientium
dative audientī audientibus
accusative audientem audiēns audientēs audientia
ablative audiente, audientī1 audientibus
vocative audiēns audientēs audientia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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References[edit]

  • audiens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • audiens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to make an impression on one's audience: animos audientium permovere, inflammare
    • to fill the souls of one's audience with devotion: audientium animos religione perfundere (Liv. 10. 388)
    • to obey a person's orders: dicto audientem esse alicui
    • (ambiguous) to accept battle: potestatem sui facere (alicui) (cf. sect. XII. 9, note audientia...)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin audientia.

Noun[edit]

audiens m (definite singular audiensen, indefinite plural audienser, definite plural audiensene)

  1. an audience (with a person in authority)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin audientia.

Noun[edit]

audiens m (definite singular audiensen, indefinite plural audiensar, definite plural audiensane)

  1. an audience (as above)

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