iussus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of iubeō (order).

Participle[edit]

iussus (feminine iussa, neuter iussum); first/second-declension participle

  1. commanded, ordered, having been ordered

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative iussus iussa iussum iussī iussae iussa
Genitive iussī iussae iussī iussōrum iussārum iussōrum
Dative iussō iussō iussīs
Accusative iussum iussam iussum iussōs iussās iussa
Ablative iussō iussā iussō iussīs
Vocative iusse iussa iussum iussī iussae iussa

Noun[edit]

iussus m (genitive iussūs); fourth declension

  1. order, command, decree, ordinance

Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative iussus iussūs
Genitive iussūs iussuum
Dative iussuī iussibus
Accusative iussum iussūs
Ablative iussū iussibus
Vocative iussus iussūs

References[edit]

  • iussus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • iussus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to carry out order: iussa (usually only in plur.), imperata facere