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. See also Latin vannus, Ancient Greek ἄημι ‎(áēmi).

Noun[edit]

ventus m ‎(genitive ventī); second declension

  1. a wind
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ventus ventī
genitive ventī ventōrum
dative ventō ventīs
accusative ventum ventōs
ablative ventō ventīs
vocative vente ventī
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Perfect passive participle of veniō.

Participle[edit]

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

  1. having come
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative ventus venta ventum ventī ventae venta
genitive ventī ventae ventī ventōrum ventārum ventōrum
dative ventō ventae ventō ventīs ventīs ventīs
accusative ventum ventam ventum ventōs ventās venta
ablative ventō ventā ventō ventīs ventīs ventīs
vocative vente venta ventum ventī ventae venta