capiens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of capiō ‎(seize, take).

Participle[edit]

capiēns m, f, n ‎(genitive capientis); third declension

  1. capturing, seizing, taking
  2. taking on
  3. taking in, understanding

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative capiēns capiēns capientēs capientia
genitive capientis capientis capientium capientium
dative capientī capientī capientibus capientibus
accusative capientem capiēns capientēs capientia
ablative capiente, capientī1 capiente, capientī2 capientibus capientibus
vocative capiēns capiēns capientēs capientia

1When used purely as an adjective.
2When used purely as an adjective.