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metior

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- ("to measure"). Cognates include Ancient Greek μῆτις (mêtis), μέτρον (métron), μέτριος (métrios), Old Church Slavonic мѣра (měra), compare Hungarian mér, Russian мера (méra), Serbo-Croatian mera and mjera.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active mētior, present infinitive mētīrī, perfect active mēnsus sum (deponent)

  1. I measure or estimate
  2. I distribute or mete out
  3. I traverse

InflectionEdit

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