cretus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perfect passive participle of cernō (discern).

Participle[edit]

crētus m (feminine crēta, neuter crētum); first/second declension

  1. separated, having been separated, sifted, having been sifted
  2. distinguished, having been distinguished, discerned, having been discerned, seen, having been seen
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative crētus crēta crētum crētī crētae crēta
genitive crētī crētae crētī crētōrum crētārum crētōrum
dative crētō crētō crētīs
accusative crētum crētam crētum crētōs crētās crēta
ablative crētō crētā crētō crētīs
vocative crēte crēta crētum crētī crētae crēta

Etymology 2[edit]

Perfect passive participle of crēscō (increase, grow).

Participle[edit]

crētus m (feminine crēta, neuter crētum); first/second declension

  1. having become visible, having sprung from, arisen, having arisen, having come forth.
  2. increased, augmented, having increased or augmented
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative crētus crēta crētum crētī crētae crēta
genitive crētī crētae crētī crētōrum crētārum crētōrum
dative crētō crētō crētīs
accusative crētum crētam crētum crētōs crētās crēta
ablative crētō crētā crētō crētīs
vocative crēte crēta crētum crētī crētae crēta

References[edit]

  • cretus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cretus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “cretus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • cretus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)