ventus

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *wentos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts (blowing), present participle of *h₂weh₁- (to blow). Cognate with English wind.

Noun[edit]

ventus m (genitive ventī); second declension

  1. a wind
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ventus ventī
genitive ventī ventōrum
dative ventō ventīs
accusative ventum ventōs
ablative ventō ventīs
vocative vente ventī
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Etymology 2[edit]

Perfect passive participle of veniō.

Participle[edit]

ventus m (feminine venta, neuter ventum); first/second declension

  1. having come