potens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of possum (be able (to)).

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Participle[edit]

potēns m, f, n (genitive potentis); third declension

  1. being able (to), able; potent, mighty, strong, powerful

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative potēns potēns potentēs potentia
genitive potentis potentis potentium potentium
dative potentī potentī potentibus potentibus
accusative potentem potēns potentēs potentia
ablative potente
potentī 1
potente
potentī 1
potentibus potentibus
vocative potēns potēns potentēs potentia

1 When used purely as an adjective.

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