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Perfect passive participle of incendō.


incēnsus m (feminine incēnsa, neuter incēnsum); first/second declension

  1. set on fire
  2. burnt
  3. excited


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative incēnsus incēnsa incēnsum incēnsī incēnsae incēnsa
genitive incēnsī incēnsae incēnsī incēnsōrum incēnsārum incēnsōrum
dative incēnsō incēnsō incēnsīs
accusative incēnsum incēnsam incēnsum incēnsōs incēnsās incēnsa
ablative incēnsō incēnsā incēnsō incēnsīs
vocative incēnse incēnsa incēnsum incēnsī incēnsae incēnsa


incēnsus m (genitive incēnsūs); fourth declension

  1. incense
  2. fire


Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative incēnsus incēnsūs
genitive incēnsūs incēnsuum
dative incēnsuī incēnsibus
accusative incēnsum incēnsūs
ablative incēnsū incēnsibus
vocative incēnsus incēnsūs



  • incensus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • incensus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • incensus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • incensus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be consumed by the fires of ambition: gloriae, laudis cupiditate incensum esse, flagrare
    • to be interested in, have a taste for culture: optimarum artium studio incensum esse
    • to be fired with love: amore captum, incensum, inflammatum esse, ardere
    • to long for a thing, yearn for it: desiderio alicuius rei teneri, affici (more strongly flagrare, incensum esse)
    • to be fired with admiration: admiratione incensum esse
    • to be fired with rage: ira incensum esse
    • in a transport of rage: furore incensus, abreptus, impulsus
    • with incense and perfumes: ture et odoribus incensis
  • incensus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • incensus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin