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Perfect passive participle of dēdō.


dēditus m (feminine dēdita, neuter dēditum); first/second declension

  1. surrendered, consigned
  2. devoted, dedicated


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dēditus dēdita dēditum dēditī dēditae dēdita
genitive dēditī dēditae dēditī dēditōrum dēditārum dēditōrum
dative dēditō dēditō dēditīs
accusative dēditum dēditam dēditum dēditōs dēditās dēdita
ablative dēditō dēditā dēditō dēditīs
vocative dēdite dēdita dēditum dēditī dēditae dēdita


  • deditus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • deditus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “deditus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • deditus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • designedly; intentionally: de industria, dedita opera (opp. imprudens)
    • a life defiled by every crime: vita omnibus flagitiis, vitiis dedita
    • to be the slave of one's appetite: ventri deditum esse
    • to be given to drink: vino deditum esse, indulgere