desertus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of dēserō (forsake, abandon).

Participle[edit]

dēsertus m (feminine dēserta, neuter dēsertum); first/second declension

  1. deserted, abandoned, having been forsaken.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dēsertus dēserta dēsertum dēsertī dēsertae dēserta
genitive dēsertī dēsertae dēsertī dēsertōrum dēsertārum dēsertōrum
dative dēsertō dēsertō dēsertīs
accusative dēsertum dēsertam dēsertum dēsertōs dēsertās dēserta
ablative dēsertō dēsertā dēsertō dēsertīs
vocative dēserte dēserta dēsertum dēsertī dēsertae dēserta

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • desertus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • desertus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • desertus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • deserts: loca deserta (opp. frequentia)
    • (ambiguous) to be abandoned by good luck: a fortuna desertum, derelictum esse

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

desertus m

  1. accusative plural form of deserts