placens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of placeō.

Participle[edit]

placēns m, f, n (genitive placentis); third declension

  1. pleasing, welcoming, satisfying

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative placēns placentēs placentia
genitive placentis placentium
dative placentī placentibus
accusative placentem placēns placentēs placentia
ablative placente, placentī1 placentibus
vocative placēns placentēs placentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

References[edit]

  • placens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • placens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “placens”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • placens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette