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arceo

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂erg-. Cognates include Old Armenian արգել (argel, obstacle) and Ancient Greek ἀρκέω (arkéō).

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VerbEdit

present active arceō, present infinitive arcēre, perfect active arcuī, supine arcitum

  1. I shut up, enclose; box in.
  2. I keep off, ward off.
  3. I defend, protect (from).

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ReferencesEdit

  • arceo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879