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See also: paŝtus



Perfect active participle of pāscor and perfect passive participle of pāscō.



pāstus (feminine pāsta, neuter pāstum); first/second-declension participle

  1. fed, nourished; having eaten, consumed
  2. pastured, driven to pasture; having grazed, browsed, fed upon
  3. satiated, satisfied, gratified; having feasted on, delighted in; enjoyed oneself


First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative pāstus pāsta pāstum pāstī pāstae pāsta
Genitive pāstī pāstae pāstī pāstōrum pāstārum pāstōrum
Dative pāstō pāstō pāstīs
Accusative pāstum pāstam pāstum pāstōs pāstās pāsta
Ablative pāstō pāstā pāstō pāstīs
Vocative pāste pāsta pāstum pāstī pāstae pāsta


pāstus m (genitive pāstūs); fourth declension

  1. pasture, feeding ground, pastureland


Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pāstus pāstūs
Genitive pāstūs pāstuum
Dative pāstuī pāstibus
Accusative pāstum pāstūs
Ablative pāstū pāstibus
Vocative pāstus pāstūs


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  • Catalan: past
  • Old French: past
  • Friulian: past
  • Italian: pasto
  • Portuguese: pasto
  • Spanish: pasto


  • pastus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • pastus in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • pastus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • pastus in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934, page 1123
  • pastus in Georges, Karl Ernst; Georges, Ausführliches lateinisch-deutsches Handwörterbuch, Hahnsche Buchhandlung, 1913–1918, page 1503
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden, Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co., 1894
    • (ambiguous) to drive to pasture: pastum agere
    • (ambiguous) to go to pasture: pastum ire