significans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of significō (point out).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

significāns (genitive significantis); 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 significāns significantēs significantia
Genitive significantis significantium
Dative significantī significantibus
Accusative significantem significāns significantēs
significantīs
significantia
Ablative significante
significantī1
significantibus
Vocative significāns significantēs significantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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