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Perfect active participle of dēfungor (have done with, perform, finish)


dēfūnctus m (feminine dēfūncta, neuter dēfūnctum); first/second declension

  1. done with, performed, finished, having finished
  2. dead, deceased
  3. defunct


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dēfūnctus dēfūncta dēfūnctum dēfūnctī dēfūnctae dēfūncta
genitive dēfūnctī dēfūnctae dēfūnctī dēfūnctōrum dēfūnctārum dēfūnctōrum
dative dēfūnctō dēfūnctō dēfūnctīs
accusative dēfūnctum dēfūnctam dēfūnctum dēfūnctōs dēfūnctās dēfūncta
ablative dēfūnctō dēfūnctā dēfūnctō dēfūnctīs
vocative dēfūncte dēfūncta dēfūnctum dēfūnctī dēfūnctae dēfūncta



  • defunctus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • defunctus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • defunctus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a man who has held every office (up to the consulship): vir defunctus honoribus