irritus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *enratos, from *en- + *ratos, whence also Latin ratus, past participle of *rēōr, whence Latin reor, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *reh₁-.

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Adjective[edit]

irritus (feminine irrita, neuter irritum); first/second declension

  1. invalid, void
  2. ineffective, useless, irrelevant
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative irritus irrita irritum irritī irritae irrita
genitive irritī irritae irritī irritōrum irritārum irritōrum
dative irritō irritō irritīs
accusative irritum irritam irritum irritōs irritās irrita
ablative irritō irritā irritō irritīs
vocative irrite irrita irritum irritī irritae irrita

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Italic *rito (stirred up), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃er- (to move, stir).

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Noun[edit]

irrītus m (genitive irrītūs); fourth declension

  1. (of dogs) snarling
Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative irrītus irrītūs
genitive irrītūs irrītuum
dative irrītuī irrītibus
accusative irrītum irrītūs
ablative irrītū irrītibus
vocative irrītus irrītūs

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