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From in- +‎ scius.



īnscius (feminine īnscia, neuter īnscium); first/second declension

  1. ignorant (not knowing); unaware
  2. unskilled


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative īnscius īnscia īnscium īnsciī īnsciae īnscia
genitive īnsciī īnsciae īnsciī īnsciōrum īnsciārum īnsciōrum
dative īnsciō īnsciō īnsciīs
accusative īnscium īnsciam īnscium īnsciōs īnsciās īnscia
ablative īnsciō īnsciā īnsciō īnsciīs
vocative īnscie īnscia īnscium īnsciī īnsciae īnscia



  • inscius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • inscius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “inscius”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • inscius” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • I know very well: non sum ignarus, nescius (not non sum inscius)