metior

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- ("to measure"). Cognates include Ancient Greek μῆτις (mētis), μέτρον (métron), μέτριος (métrios).

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

  • The third principal part is also found as metītus sum.

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Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 16:56