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paveo

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *pu- (strike). Cognate with Latin paviō, pudeō, repudium, (poss.) tripudium.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active paveō, present infinitive pavēre, perfect active pāvī (no supine)

  1. (intransitive) I am struck with fear, I am afraid or terrified; tremble or quake with fear.
  2. (transitive) I fear, dread or am terrified by.

InflectionEdit

  • This verb has only limited passive conjugation; only third-person passive forms are attested in surviving sources.

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ReferencesEdit

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