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perfero

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From per + ferō (bear, carry).

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VerbEdit

present active perferō, present infinitive perferre, perfect active pertulī, supine perlātum ([[irregular]])

  1. I bear, carry or convey through to a place or to the end; bring home.
  2. I convey news, announce, state.
  3. (figuratively) I bear, support or endure to the end.
  4. (figuratively) I bear, suffer, tolerate, put up with, submit to, endure.
  5. (figuratively) I bring to an end, carry out, complete, finish, accomplish.
  6. (figuratively) I carry out, conduct, maintain, manage.
  7. (Ecclesiastical Latin) I bear the penalty of.

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ReferencesEdit

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