tortus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of torqueō.

Participle[edit]

tortus m (feminine torta, neuter tortum); first/second declension

  1. twisted
  2. spun, whirled
  3. bent, distorted
  4. tormented, tortured

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative tortus torta tortum tortī tortae torta
genitive tortī tortae tortī tortōrum tortārum tortōrum
dative tortō tortō tortīs
accusative tortum tortam tortum tortōs tortās torta
ablative tortō tortā tortō tortīs
vocative torte torta tortum tortī tortae torta

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References[edit]

  • tortus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tortus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “tortus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • tortus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)