nitens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle from niteō ‎(shine, glitter; thrive).

Participle[edit]

nitēns m, f, n ‎(genitive nitentis); third declension

  1. shining, glittering, bright
  2. sleek, fat
  3. thriving; illustrious
  4. straining, struggling

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative nitēns nitentēs nitentia
genitive nitentis nitentium
dative nitentī nitentibus
accusative nitentem nitēns nitentēs nitentia
ablative nitente, nitentī1 nitentibus
vocative nitēns nitentēs nitentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

nitens

  1. definite genitive singular of nit