contractus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of contrahō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

contractus (feminine contracta, neuter contractum); first/second-declension participle

  1. collected, accomplished, contracted

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative contractus contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta
Genitive contractī contractae contractī contractōrum contractārum contractōrum
Dative contractō contractō contractīs
Accusative contractum contractam contractum contractōs contractās contracta
Ablative contractō contractā contractō contractīs
Vocative contracte contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta

Adjective[edit]

contractus (feminine contracta, neuter contractum, comparative contractior); first/second-declension adjective

  1. narrow, restricted, pinched, cramped
  2. abridged, terse
  3. restrained

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative contractus contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta
Genitive contractī contractae contractī contractōrum contractārum contractōrum
Dative contractō contractō contractīs
Accusative contractum contractam contractum contractōs contractās contracta
Ablative contractō contractā contractō contractīs
Vocative contracte contracta contractum contractī contractae contracta

Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: contratto

Noun[edit]

contractus m (genitive contractūs); fourth declension

  1. collection
  2. contraction
  3. contract, agreement

Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative contractus contractūs
Genitive contractūs contractuum
Dative contractuī contractibus
Accusative contractum contractūs
Ablative contractū contractibus
Vocative contractus contractūs

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