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Perfect passive participle of occupō (occupy).


occupātus m (feminine occupāta, neuter occupātum); first/second declension

  1. occupied, filled, having been taken up.
  2. seized, invaded, having been taken possession of.
  3. anticipated, having been anticipated.
  4. employed, made use of, having been made use of.


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative occupātus occupāta occupātum occupātī occupātae occupāta
genitive occupātī occupātae occupātī occupātōrum occupātārum occupātōrum
dative occupātō occupātō occupātīs
accusative occupātum occupātam occupātum occupātōs occupātās occupāta
ablative occupātō occupātā occupātō occupātīs
vocative occupāte occupāta occupātum occupātī occupātae occupāta


  • occupatus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • occupatus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • occupatus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the busy life of a statesman: vita occupata (vid. sect. VII. 2)
    • (ambiguous) to be engaged upon a matter: occupatum esse in aliqua re