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Perfect passive participle of operiō.


opertus m (feminine operta, neuter opertum); first/second declension

  1. covered, enveloped
  2. shut, closed


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative opertus operta opertum opertī opertae operta
genitive opertī opertae opertī opertōrum opertārum opertōrum
dative opertō opertō opertīs
accusative opertum opertam opertum opertōs opertās operta
ablative opertō opertā opertō opertīs
vocative operte operta opertum opertī opertae operta


  • opertus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • opertus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • opertus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • bare-headed: capite aperto (opp. operto)