serviens

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

serviens

  1. masculine plural of servien

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of serviō (serve, be a slave to)

Participle[edit]

serviēns m, f, n (genitive servientis); third declension

  1. serving, (as a servant or slave)
  2. being devoted to, subject to

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative serviēns servientēs servientia
genitive servientis servientium
dative servientī servientibus
accusative servientem serviēns servientēs servientia
ablative serviente, servientī1 servientibus
vocative serviēns servientēs servientia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “serviens”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre