sorbeo

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *sr̥bʰ-. Cognates include Ancient Greek ῥοφέω (rhopheō), Old Church Slavonic сръбати (srŭbati), and English slurp.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active sorbeō, present infinitive sorbēre, perfect active sorbuī, supine sorbitum

  1. I suck in, drink up.

InflectionEdit

  • The perfect form may be sorbuī or sorpsī.
  • The supine form may be sorbitum or sorptum.

Derived termsEdit

  • sorbilis
  • sorbillō
  • sorbilō
  • sorbitiō
  • sorbitium

Related termsEdit

  • sorbitiuncula

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 1 September 2013, at 13:17