potens

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Etymology[edit]

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

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Adjective[edit]

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

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

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative potēns potentēs potentia
genitive potentis potentium
dative potentī potentibus
accusative potentem potēns potentēs potentia
ablative potente, potentī1 potentibus
vocative potēns potentēs potentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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