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See also: Flórens



Present active participle of flōreō (bloom)


flōrēns m, f, n (genitive flōrentis); third declension

  1. blooming, blossoming, flowering
  2. flourishing, prospering
  3. abounding


Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative flōrēns flōrentēs flōrentia
genitive flōrentis flōrentium
dative flōrentī flōrentibus
accusative flōrentem flōrēns flōrentēs flōrentia
ablative flōrente, flōrentī1 flōrentibus
vocative flōrēns flōrentēs flōrentia

1When used purely as an adjective.


  • florens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • florens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • florens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a democratic leader: homo florens in populari ratione