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Perfect active participle of placeō (be pleasing).



placitus m (feminine placita, neuter placitum); first/second declension

  1. pleasing, agreeable, acceptable, agreed upon
    Placiti dies.
    Appointed days.


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative placitus placita placitum placitī placitae placita
genitive placitī placitae placitī placitōrum placitārum placitōrum
dative placitō placitō placitīs
accusative placitum placitam placitum placitōs placitās placita
ablative placitō placitā placitō placitīs
vocative placite placita placitum placitī placitae placita

Derived terms[edit]



  • placitus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • placitus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “placitus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • placitus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • placitus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers