superans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of superō (surmount, surpass)

Participle[edit]

superāns (genitive superantis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. surmounting, ascending, rising over.
  2. surpassing, exceeding, outdoing.
  3. abundant, overflowing.
  4. remaining, left, surviving.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative superāns superantēs superantia
Genitive superantis superantium
Dative superantī superantibus
Accusative superantem superāns superantēs
superantīs
superantia
Ablative superante
superantī1
superantibus
Vocative superāns superantēs superantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • superans”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • superans”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • superans in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette