torrens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of torreō.

Participle[edit]

torrēns m, f, n (genitive torrentis); third declension

  1. scorching, burning, parching
  2. roasting, baking
  3. rushing, torrential

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative torrēns torrentēs torrentia
genitive torrentis torrentium
dative torrentī torrentibus
accusative torrentem torrēns torrentēs torrentia
ablative torrentī torrentibus
vocative torrēns torrentēs torrentia

Noun[edit]

torrēns f (genitive torrentis); third declension

  1. torrent (rushing stream)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative torrēns torrentēs
genitive torrentis torrentium
dative torrentī torrentibus
accusative torrentem
torrentim
torrentēs
torrentīs
ablative torrente
torrentī
torrentibus
vocative torrēns torrentēs

References[edit]

  • torrens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • torrens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “torrens”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • torrens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette