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Future passive participle of dēfīniō.


dēfīniendus m (feminine dēfīnienda, neuter dēfīniendum); first/second declension

  1. which is to be limited, terminated


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dēfīniendus dēfīnienda dēfīniendum dēfīniendī dēfīniendae dēfīnienda
genitive dēfīniendī dēfīniendae dēfīniendī dēfīniendōrum dēfīniendārum dēfīniendōrum
dative dēfīniendō dēfīniendō dēfīniendīs
accusative dēfīniendum dēfīniendam dēfīniendum dēfīniendōs dēfīniendās dēfīnienda
ablative dēfīniendō dēfīniendā dēfīniendō dēfīniendīs
vocative dēfīniende dēfīnienda dēfīniendum dēfīniendī dēfīniendae dēfīnienda


  • definiendus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • minute, captious subdivisions and definitions: spinae partiendi et definiendi (Tusc. 5. 8. 22)
    • to make an obscure notion clear by means of definition: involutae rei notitiam definiendo aperire (Or. 33. 116)