despectus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of dēspiciō.

Participle[edit]

dēspectus m (feminine dēspecta, neuter dēspectum); first/second declension

  1. disdained, despised

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dēspectus dēspecta dēspectum dēspectī dēspectae dēspecta
genitive dēspectī dēspectae dēspectī dēspectōrum dēspectārum dēspectōrum
dative dēspectō dēspectae dēspectō dēspectīs dēspectīs dēspectīs
accusative dēspectum dēspectam dēspectum dēspectōs dēspectās dēspecta
ablative dēspectō dēspectā dēspectō dēspectīs dēspectīs dēspectīs
vocative dēspecte dēspecta dēspectum dēspectī dēspectae dēspecta

Descendants[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

dēspectus m (genitive dēspectūs); fourth declension

  1. a prospect, panorama (view from above)
  2. a looking down upon; a view
  3. a spectacle (object of contempt)
  4. a despising, contempt

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative dēspectus dēspectūs
genitive dēspectūs dēspectuum
dative dēspectuī dēspectibus
accusative dēspectum dēspectūs
ablative dēspectū dēspectibus
vocative dēspectus dēspectūs

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