excellens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of excellō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

excellēns m, f, n ‎(genitive excellentis); third declension

  1. elevating, rising
  2. exulting
  3. excelling

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative excellēns excellentēs excellentia
genitive excellentis excellentium
dative excellentī excellentibus
accusative excellentem excellēns excellentēs excellentia
ablative excellentī excellentibus
vocative excellēns excellentēs excellentia

Adjective[edit]

excellēns m, f, n ‎(genitive excellentis); third declension (comp. excellentior; sup. excellentissimus; adv. excellenter)

  1. distinguished
  2. excellent

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative excellēns excellentēs excellentia
genitive excellentis excellentium
dative excellentī excellentibus
accusative excellentem excellēns excellentēs excellentia
ablative excellentī excellentibus
vocative excellēns excellentēs excellentia

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