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ingeniōsus (feminine ingeniosa, neuter ingeniōsum); first/second declension

  1. superior in intellect, gifted with genius; intellectual, clever, ingenious
  2. apt, fit for, adapted to


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative ingeniōsus ingeniōsa ingeniōsum ingeniōsī ingeniōsae ingeniōsa
genitive ingeniōsī ingeniōsae ingeniōsī ingeniōsōrum ingeniōsārum ingeniōsōrum
dative ingeniōsō ingeniōsō ingeniōsīs
accusative ingeniōsum ingeniōsam ingeniōsum ingeniōsōs ingeniōsās ingeniōsa
ablative ingeniōsō ingeniōsā ingeniōsō ingeniōsīs
vocative ingeniōse ingeniōsa ingeniōsum ingeniōsī ingeniōsae ingeniōsa

Derived terms[edit]



  • ingeniosus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ingeniosus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ingeniosus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a man of ability: vir magno ingenio, ingeniosus