densus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dens- (thick, dense), related to Ancient Greek δασύς (dasús, hairy, shaggy, dense).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dēnsus (feminine dēnsa, neuter dēnsum, comparative dēnsior, superlative dēnsissimus, adverb dēnsē); first/second-declension adjective

  1. dense, compact
  2. crowded, close
  3. frequent

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative dēnsus dēnsa dēnsum dēnsī dēnsae dēnsa
Genitive dēnsī dēnsae dēnsī dēnsōrum dēnsārum dēnsōrum
Dative dēnsō dēnsō dēnsīs
Accusative dēnsum dēnsam dēnsum dēnsōs dēnsās dēnsa
Ablative dēnsō dēnsā dēnsō dēnsīs
Vocative dēnse dēnsa dēnsum dēnsī dēnsae dēnsa

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: dens
  • Dalmatian: dais
  • English: dense
  • French: dense
  • Galician: denso

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