imperans

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of imperō (command).

Participle[edit]

imperāns m, f, n (genitive imperantis); third declension

  1. commanding, giving orders to
  2. ruling, governing
  3. demanding, imposing

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative imperāns imperantēs imperantia
genitive imperantis imperantium
dative imperantī imperantibus
accusative imperantem imperāns imperantēs imperantia
ablative imperante, imperantī1 imperantibus
vocative imperāns imperantēs imperantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

References[edit]

  • imperans in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers