decens

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Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of decet ‎(it is fitting)

Participle[edit]

decēns m, f, n ‎(genitive decentis); third declension

  1. fitting, appropriate, worthy, decent.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative decēns decentēs decentia
genitive decentis decentium
dative decentī decentibus
accusative decentem decēns decentēs decentia
ablative decente, decentī1 decentibus
vocative decēns decentēs decentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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