avens

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Middle English avence, from Anglo-Norman avance, avence, from Medieval Latin avencia ‎(a kind of clover)

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Noun[edit]

avens ‎(plural avens)

  1. A plant of the genus Geum, especially Geum urbanum, or herb bennet.
  2. A plant of the genus Dryas.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of aveō

Participle[edit]

avēns m, f, n ‎(genitive aventis); third declension

  1. craving

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative avēns aventēs aventia
genitive aventis aventium
dative aventī aventibus
accusative aventem avēns aventēs aventia
ablative avente, aventī1 aventibus
vocative avēns aventēs aventia

1When used purely as an adjective.