impulsus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of impellō (push, drive)

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

impulsus m (feminine impulsa, neuter impulsum); first/second declension

  1. pushed, driven, assailed, having been pushed or driven.
  2. urged on, incited, impelled, having been urged on.
  3. overthrown, subdued, having been overthrown.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative impulsus impulsa impulsum impulsī impulsae impulsa
genitive impulsī impulsae impulsī impulsōrum impulsārum impulsōrum
dative impulsō impulsae impulsō impulsīs impulsīs impulsīs
accusative impulsum impulsam impulsum impulsōs impulsās impulsa
ablative impulsō impulsā impulsō impulsīs impulsīs impulsīs
vocative impulse impulsa impulsum impulsī impulsae impulsa

Noun[edit]

impulsus m (genitive impulsūs); fourth declension

  1. shock, impact, impulse
  2. incitement

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative impulsus impulsūs
genitive impulsūs impulsuum
dative impulsuī impulsibus
accusative impulsum impulsūs
ablative impulsū impulsibus
vocative impulsus impulsūs

Descendants[edit]