nascens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of nāscor (I am born).

Participle[edit]

nāscēns (genitive nāscentis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. being born, begotten.
  2. arising, emerging, proceeding.
  3. growing, springing forth.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative nāscēns nāscentēs nāscentia
Genitive nāscentis nāscentium
Dative nāscentī nāscentibus
Accusative nāscentem nāscēns nāscentēs
nāscentīs
nāscentia
Ablative nāscente
nāscentī1
nāscentibus
Vocative nāscēns nāscentēs nāscentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: naixent
  • English: nascent
  • French: naissant
  • Friulian: nassint

References[edit]

  • nascens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nascens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nascens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette