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Perfect passive participle of tractō.


tractātus (feminine tractāta, neuter tractātum); first/second-declension participle

  1. tugged, dragged, hauled
  2. handled, managed
  3. exercised, practised, transacted, performed


First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative tractātus tractāta tractātum tractātī tractātae tractāta
Genitive tractātī tractātae tractātī tractātōrum tractātārum tractātōrum
Dative tractātō tractātō tractātīs
Accusative tractātum tractātam tractātum tractātōs tractātās tractāta
Ablative tractātō tractātā tractātō tractātīs
Vocative tractāte tractāta tractātum tractātī tractātae tractāta


tractātus m (genitive tractātūs); fourth declension

  1. touching, handling, working
  2. management, treatment
  3. treatise, tract
  4. sermon, homily


Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tractātus tractātūs
Genitive tractātūs tractātuum
Dative tractātuī tractātibus
Accusative tractātum tractātūs
Ablative tractātū tractātibus
Vocative tractātus tractātūs



  • tractatus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tractatus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tractatus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • tractatus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette