intellectus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From intellegō (I understand; perceive).

Noun[edit]

intellēctus m (genitive intellēctūs); fourth declension

  1. comprehension, understanding
  2. meaning, sense
  3. intellect
  4. reason, discerning

Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative intellēctus intellēctūs
Genitive intellēctūs intellēctuum
Dative intellēctuī intellēctibus
Accusative intellēctum intellēctūs
Ablative intellēctū intellēctibus
Vocative intellēctus intellēctūs

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: intellect
  • French: intellect
  • Italian: intelletto
  • Ladin: ntelet
  • Portuguese: intelecto

Participle[edit]

intellēctus (feminine intellēcta, neuter intellēctum); first/second-declension participle

  1. having been understood, realised.
  2. having been perceived, discerned.

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative intellēctus intellēcta intellēctum intellēctī intellēctae intellēcta
Genitive intellēctī intellēctae intellēctī intellēctōrum intellēctārum intellēctōrum
Dative intellēctō intellēctō intellēctīs
Accusative intellēctum intellēctam intellēctum intellēctōs intellēctās intellēcta
Ablative intellēctō intellēctā intellēctō intellēctīs
Vocative intellēcte intellēcta intellēctum intellēctī intellēctae intellēcta

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