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Perfect passive participle of mūniō (fortify).


mūnitus m (feminine mūnita, neuter mūnitum); first/second declension

  1. fortified, having been fortified; secured, having been secured; protected, having been protected
    • Attributed to Nepos in The Routledge Dictionary of Latin Quotations
      Nullum imperium tutum est nisi benevolentia munitum.
      No empire is safe unless it is secured by good will.


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative mūnitus mūnita mūnitum mūnitī mūnitae mūnita
genitive mūnitī mūnitae mūnitī mūnitōrum mūnitārum mūnitōrum
dative mūnitō mūnitō mūnitīs
accusative mūnitum mūnitam mūnitum mūnitōs mūnitās mūnita
ablative mūnitō mūnitā mūnitō mūnitīs
vocative mūnite mūnita mūnitum mūnitī mūnitae mūnita


  • munitus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • munitus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “munitus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • munitus” 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 town with a strong natural position: oppidum natura loci munitum (B. G. 1. 38)
    • a town artificially fortified: oppidum manu (opere) munitum