punctus

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perfect passive participle of pungō ‎(I prick, puncture, punch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

punctus m ‎(feminine puncta, neuter punctum); first/second declension

  1. pricked, punctured, pierced, having been pricked.
  2. marked with points; stippled.
  3. stung, bitten, pinched, having been affected sensibly.
  4. vexed, annoyed, grieved, troubled, disturbed, having been vexed or annoyed.
Declension[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative punctus puncta punctum punctī punctae puncta
genitive punctī punctae punctī punctōrum punctārum punctōrum
dative punctō punctō punctīs
accusative punctum punctam punctum punctōs punctās puncta
ablative punctō punctā punctō punctīs
vocative puncte puncta punctum punctī punctae puncta
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From pungō +‎ -tus.

Noun[edit]

punctus m ‎(genitive punctūs); fourth declension

  1. a pricking, stinging, puncture
  2. a point
Declension[edit]

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative punctus punctūs
genitive punctūs punctuum
dative punctuī punctibus
accusative punctum punctūs
ablative punctū punctibus
vocative punctus punctūs
Synonyms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]