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permitto

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From per (through, along; during) + mittō (let go, release; send out; throw).

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VerbEdit

present active permittō, present infinitive permittere, perfect active permīsī, supine permissum

  1. I let go, let loose; cast, hurl, throw; send away, export.
  2. (figuratively) I give up, leave, entrust, surrender.
  3. (figuratively, with dative) I give leave, allow, suffer, grant, permit, let.

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ReferencesEdit

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