involutus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of involvō.

Participle[edit]

involūtus m (feminine involūta, neuter involūtum); first/second declension

  1. enveloped, involved
  2. overwhelmed
  3. curled (up)
  4. veiled

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative involūtus involūta involūtum involūtī involūtae involūta
genitive involūtī involūtae involūtī involūtōrum involūtārum involūtōrum
dative involūtō involūtō involūtīs
accusative involūtum involūtam involūtum involūtōs involūtās involūta
ablative involūtō involūtā involūtō involūtīs
vocative involūte involūta involūtum involūtī involūtae involūta

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References[edit]

  • involutus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • involutus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • involutus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to make an obscure notion clear by means of definition: involutae rei notitiam definiendo aperire (Or. 33. 116)