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Perfect passive participle of sēcernō (separate; part; reject).



sēcrētus (feminine sēcrēta, neuter sēcrētum, comparative sēcrētior, adverb sēcrētē); first/second-declension participle

  1. put apart, sundered, severed, separated, having been separated
  2. (figuratively) disjoined, parted, dissociated, having been parted
  3. (figuratively) distinguished, discerned, having been discerned
  4. (figuratively) set apart, rejected, excluded, having been excluded
  5. (figuratively) secluded, deserted, having been secluded
  6. (figuratively) confided only to a few, secret, hidden


First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative sēcrētus sēcrēta sēcrētum sēcrētī sēcrētae sēcrēta
Genitive sēcrētī sēcrētae sēcrētī sēcrētōrum sēcrētārum sēcrētōrum
Dative sēcrētō sēcrētō sēcrētīs
Accusative sēcrētum sēcrētam sēcrētum sēcrētōs sēcrētās sēcrēta
Ablative sēcrētō sēcrētā sēcrētō sēcrētīs
Vocative sēcrēte sēcrēta sēcrētum sēcrētī sēcrētae sēcrēta


Derived terms[edit]



  • secretus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • secretus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • secretus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) in private; tête-à-tête: remotis arbitris or secreto