3rd Declension Neuter Nouns in the Singular Posted by on Jun 20, 2009 in Latin Language

Third declension neuter nouns in the nominative singular and the accusative singular are unpredictable. That’s why you’ll see a dash in the endings for the nominative and accusative.

N: –

G : –is

D : –ī

Acc :  –

Abl : –e

The endings for the Latin word for foot:

N : pēs

G : pedis

D : pedĪ

Acc : pedem

Abl : pede

The endings for the Latin word for time:

N : tempus

G : temporis

D : temporĪ

Acc : tempus

Abl : tempore

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