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Perfect passive participle of scelerō (pollute, defile).


scelerātus (feminine scelerāta, neuter scelerātum, comparative scelerātior, superlative scelerātissimus); first/second-declension participle

  1. Polluted, defiled, having been polluted or defiled; criminal, wicked, infamous, impious; accursed, lying under a ban.
  2. (as a result of criminality or viciousness) Hurtful, harmful, noxious, pernicious, unfortunate; made hurtful, poisoned, polluted.
  3. (of a person's actions) Sinful, atrocious, heinous.


First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative scelerātus scelerāta scelerātum scelerātī scelerātae scelerāta
Genitive scelerātī scelerātae scelerātī scelerātōrum scelerātārum scelerātōrum
Dative scelerātō scelerātō scelerātīs
Accusative scelerātum scelerātam scelerātum scelerātōs scelerātās scelerāta
Ablative scelerātō scelerātā scelerātō scelerātīs
Vocative scelerāte scelerāta scelerātum scelerātī scelerātae scelerāta