confectus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of cōnficiō (prepare, bring about, finish, perform).

Participle[edit]

cōnfectus m (feminine cōnfecta, neuter cōnfectum); first/second declension

  1. prepared, accomplished, executed, having been accomplished
  2. produced, caused, brought about, having been caused
  3. finished, completed, having been finished
  4. brought together, collected, having been collected
  5. celebrated, having been celebrated
  6. (philosophy) shown, demonstrated, having been shown
  7. (figuratively) diminished, lessened; destroyed, killed; worn out, exhausted; having been killed

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative cōnfectus cōnfecta cōnfectum cōnfectī cōnfectae cōnfecta
genitive cōnfectī cōnfectae cōnfectī cōnfectōrum cōnfectārum cōnfectōrum
dative cōnfectō cōnfectō cōnfectīs
accusative cōnfectum cōnfectam cōnfectum cōnfectōs cōnfectās cōnfecta
ablative cōnfectō cōnfectā cōnfectō cōnfectīs
vocative cōnfecte cōnfecta cōnfectum cōnfectī cōnfectae cōnfecta

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References[edit]

  • confectus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • confectus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • confectus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be worn out by old age: senectute, senio confectum esse
    • the question is settled, finished: res confecta est
    • weakened by wounds: vulneribus confectus