directus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of dīrigō (lay straight; direct; distribute).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /diːˈreːk.tus/, [d̪iːˈreːk.t̪ʊs]
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Adjective[edit]

dīrēctus (feminine dīrēcta, neuter dīrēctum); first/second-declension participle

  1. laid straight, arranged in lines, having been arranged in lines
  2. (by extension) direct, straight; level; upright
  3. directed, steered, having been directed
  4. distributed, scattered, having been distributed

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative dīrēctus dīrēcta dīrēctum dīrēctī dīrēctae dīrēcta
Genitive dīrēctī dīrēctae dīrēctī dīrēctōrum dīrēctārum dīrēctōrum
Dative dīrēctō dīrēctō dīrēctīs
Accusative dīrēctum dīrēctam dīrēctum dīrēctōs dīrēctās dīrēcta
Ablative dīrēctō dīrēctā dīrēctō dīrēctīs
Vocative dīrēcte dīrēcta dīrēctum dīrēctī dīrēctae dīrēcta

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