Reconstruction:Latin/adbellesco

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This Latin entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

ad- +‎ bellus +‎ -ēscō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

*adbellēscō (present infinitive adbellīre, perfect active adbellīvī, supine adbellītum); fourth conjugation

  1. (Vulgar Latin) I embellish, make beautiful.

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Italian: abbellire
  • Occitan: abelir
  • Old French: abelir

ReferencesEdit

  • Grandgent, Charles Hall (1907) An Introduction to Vulgar Latin (Heath's Modern Language Series), D. C. Heath & Company, page 12