demens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From de (down from, concerning) + mēns (mind).

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Adjective[edit]

dēmēns m, f, n (genitive dēmentis); third declension

  1. out of one's mind or senses; mad, raving, foolish, insane, reckless

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia
genitive dēmentis dēmentium
dative dēmentī dēmentibus
accusative dēmentem dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia
ablative dēmentī dēmentibus
vocative dēmēns dēmentēs dēmentia

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References[edit]

  • demens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • demens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • demens in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • demens in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

demens m (definite singular demensen)

  1. dementia

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

demens m (definite singular demensen)

  1. dementia

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

demens c

  1. (pathology) dementia

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