gerens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of gerō (carry, bear; wear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

gerēns (genitive gerentis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. carrying, bearing; wearing

Declension[edit]

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative gerēns gerentēs gerentia
Genitive gerentis gerentium
Dative gerentī gerentibus
Accusative gerentem gerēns gerentēs
gerentīs
gerentia
Ablative gerente
gerentī1
gerentibus
Vocative gerēns gerentēs gerentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

References[edit]

  • gerens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • gerens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • gerens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • business-men: homines negotii (always in sing.) gerentes
    • good men of business: negotii bene gerentes (Quint. 19. 62)