paenitens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of paeniteō (regret; displease, cause regret).

Participle[edit]

paenitēns m, f, n (genitive paenitentis); third declension

  1. regretting, repenting

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative paenitēns paenitentēs paenitentia
genitive paenitentis paenitentium
dative paenitentī paenitentibus
accusative paenitentem paenitēns paenitentēs paenitentia
ablative paenitente, paenitentī1 paenitentibus
vocative paenitēns paenitentēs paenitentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

References[edit]

  • paenitens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers