significans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of significō (point out).

Participle[edit]

sīgnificāns (genitive sīgnificantis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. showing, expressing, signifying, pointing out
  2. (by extension) significant, meaningful
  3. (by extension) expressive
  4. portending, prognosticating
  5. calling, naming
  6. meaning, importing

Declension[edit]

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative sīgnificāns sīgnificantēs sīgnificantia
Genitive sīgnificantis sīgnificantium
Dative sīgnificantī sīgnificantibus
Accusative sīgnificantem sīgnificāns sīgnificantēs
sīgnificantīs
sīgnificantia
Ablative sīgnificante
sīgnificantī1
sīgnificantibus
Vocative sīgnificāns sīgnificantēs sīgnificantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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