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Perfect participle of moror


morātus m (feminine morāta, neuter morātum); first/second declension

  1. lingered, loitered
  2. delayed, hindered


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative morātus morāta morātum morātī morātae morāta
genitive morātī morātae morātī morātōrum morātārum morātōrum
dative morātō morātō morātīs
accusative morātum morātam morātum morātōs morātās morāta
ablative morātō morātā morātō morātīs
vocative morāte morāta morātum morātī morātae morāta


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