absēns (being absent”, “absent) +‎



absentō (present infinitive absentāre, perfect active absentāvī, supine absentātum); first conjugation

  1. (transitive) I cause someone to be absent, I send away
  2. (intransitive) I am absent


   Conjugation of absentō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absentō absentās absentat absentāmus absentātis absentant
imperfect absentābam absentābās absentābat absentābāmus absentābātis absentābant
future absentābō absentābis absentābit absentābimus absentābitis absentābunt
perfect absentāvī absentāvistī absentāvit absentāvimus absentāvistis absentāvērunt,
pluperfect absentāveram absentāverās absentāverat absentāverāmus absentāverātis absentāverant
future perfect absentāverō absentāveris absentāverit absentāverimus absentāveritis absentāverint
passive present absentor absentāris,
absentātur absentāmur absentāminī absentantur
imperfect absentābar absentābāris,
absentābātur absentābāmur absentābāminī absentābantur
future absentābor absentāberis,
absentābitur absentābimur absentābiminī absentābuntur
perfect absentātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect absentātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect absentātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absentem absentēs absentet absentēmus absentētis absentent
imperfect absentārem absentārēs absentāret absentārēmus absentārētis absentārent
perfect absentāverim absentāverīs absentāverit absentāverīmus absentāverītis absentāverint
pluperfect absentāvissem absentāvissēs absentāvisset absentāvissēmus absentāvissētis absentāvissent
passive present absenter absentēris,
absentētur absentēmur absentēminī absententur
imperfect absentārer absentārēris,
absentārētur absentārēmur absentārēminī absentārentur
perfect absentātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect absentātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absentā absentāte
future absentātō absentātō absentātōte absentantō
passive present absentāre absentāminī
future absentātor absentātor absentantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives absentāre absentāvisse absentātūrum esse absentārī absentātum esse absentātum īrī
participles absentāns absentātūrus absentātus absentandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
absentandī absentandō absentandum absentandō absentātum absentātū

Related termsEdit


  • Spanish: ausentar


  • absento”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • absento in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette