latro

See also: latrò

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

latro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of latrare

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek λατράζειν (latrazein), from a suffixed form of Proto-Indo-European *le (to get).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

latrō m (genitive latrōnis); third declension

  1. mercenary
  2. highwayman; brigand
  3. chessman, pawn
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative latrō latrōnēs
genitive latrōnis latrōnum
dative latrōnī latrōnibus
accusative latrōnem latrōnēs
ablative latrōne latrōnibus
vocative latrō latrōnēs
SynonymsEdit
Related termsEdit
  • latrīa
  • latrōcinālis
  • latrōcināliter
  • latrōcinātiō
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Ancient Greek λάτρις (latris).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active lātrō, present infinitive lātrāre, perfect active lātrāvī, supine lātrātum

  1. I bark, bay
  2. I rant, bluster
  3. (of water) I roar.
  4. I demand vehemently
InflectionEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • latro in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
Last modified on 9 February 2014, at 02:24