solutus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of solvō

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

solutus (feminine soluta, neuter solutum); first/second declension

  1. unbound, released
  2. free, at large

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative solutus soluta solutum solutī solutae soluta
genitive solutī solutae solutī solutōrum solutārum solutōrum
dative solutō solutō solutīs
accusative solutum solutam solutum solutōs solutās soluta
ablative solutō solutā solutō solutīs
vocative solute soluta solutum solutī solutae soluta

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • solutus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • solutus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “solutus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • solutus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be never at a loss for something to say: solutum et expeditum esse ad dicendum
    • prose: oratio soluta (not prosa) or simply oratio
    • with close ranks; with ranks in disorder: confertis, solutis ordinibus