infans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in- +‎ fāns.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

īnfāns (genitive īnfantis); third declension

  1. speechless, inarticulate
  2. newborn
  3. childish, foolish

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative īnfāns īnfantēs īnfantia
Genitive īnfantis īnfantium
Dative īnfantī īnfantibus
Accusative īnfantem īnfāns īnfantēs īnfantia
Ablative īnfantī īnfantibus
Vocative īnfāns īnfantēs īnfantia

Noun[edit]

īnfāns m, f (genitive īnfantis); third declension

  1. an infant

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative īnfāns īnfantēs
Genitive īnfantis īnfantium
Dative īnfantī īnfantibus
Accusative īnfantem īnfantēs
Ablative īnfante īnfantibus
Vocative īnfāns īnfantēs

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