ferendum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ferō (I carry; I endure)

Gerund[edit]

ferendum n (accusative, gerundive ferendus)

  1. carrying
  2. enduring
    • Vergilius, Aeneis, Book V, line 710
      Superanda omnis fortuna ferendo est.
      All misfortune is to be overcome by enduring.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension, defective.

Number Singular
nominative
genitive ferendī
dative ferendō
accusative ferendum
ablative ferendō
vocative

There is no nominative form. The present active infinitive of the parent verb is used in situations that require a nominative form.
The accusative may also be substituted by the infinitive in this way.

Participle[edit]

ferendum

  1. nominative neuter singular of ferendus
  2. accusative masculine singular of ferendus
  3. accusative neuter singular of ferendus
  4. vocative neuter singular of ferendus

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “ferendum”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre