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Perfect passive participle of patefaciō.


patefactus m (feminine patefacta, neuter patefactum); first/second declension

  1. opened
  2. disclosed


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative patefactus patefacta patefactum patefactī patefactae patefacta
genitive patefactī patefactae patefactī patefactōrum patefactārum patefactōrum
dative patefactō patefactō patefactīs
accusative patefactum patefactam patefactum patefactōs patefactās patefacta
ablative patefactō patefactā patefactō patefactīs
vocative patefacte patefacta patefactum patefactī patefactae patefacta


  • patefactus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • patefactus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • patefactus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a breach: iter ruina patefactum