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See also: angō and angø



Alternative formsEdit



  1. water


  • Willem F. H. Adelaar, The Languages of the Andes
  • Ricardo L. J. Nardi, El Kakán, lengua de los diaguitas (1979)




  1. lord


  • Willem F. H. Adelaar, The Languages of the Andes, citing Caillavet (2000)



From Proto-Italic *anɣō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂enǵʰ-.



angō (present infinitive angere, perfect active anxī, supine anctum); third conjugation

  1. I bind, draw, press together
  2. (archaic, of the throat) choke, throttle, strangle (replaced in Classical Latin by suffoco)
  3. (figuratively)
    1. I cause physical pain, I hurt.
    2. I cause mental pain, I distress, torment, torture, trouble, vex.


   Conjugation of angō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present angō angis angit angimus angitis angunt
imperfect angēbam angēbās angēbat angēbāmus angēbātis angēbant
future angam angēs anget angēmus angētis angent
perfect anxī anxistī anxit anximus anxistis anxērunt, anxēre
pluperfect anxeram anxerās anxerat anxerāmus anxerātis anxerant
future perfect anxerō anxeris anxerit anxerimus anxeritis anxerint
passive present angor angeris, angere angitur angimur angiminī anguntur
imperfect angēbar angēbāris, angēbāre angēbātur angēbāmur angēbāminī angēbantur
future angar angēris, angēre angētur angēmur angēminī angentur
perfect anctus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect anctus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect anctus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present angam angās angat angāmus angātis angant
imperfect angerem angerēs angeret angerēmus angerētis angerent
perfect anxerim anxerīs anxerit anxerīmus anxerītis anxerint
pluperfect anxissem anxissēs anxisset anxissēmus anxissētis anxissent
passive present angar angāris, angāre angātur angāmur angāminī angantur
imperfect angerer angerēris, angerēre angerētur angerēmur angerēminī angerentur
perfect anctus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect anctus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present ange angite
future angitō angitō angitōte anguntō
passive present angere angiminī
future angitor angitor anguntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives angere anxisse anctūrum esse angī anctum esse anctum īrī
participles angēns anctūrus anctus angendus, angundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
angendī angendō angendum angendō anctum anctū

Derived termsEdit


  • ango in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ango in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ango in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to feel acute pain: doloribus premi, angi, ardere, cruciari, distineri et divelli
    • to be very uneasy; to fret: (animo) angi (Brut. 27)
    • to be tormented by remorse: conscientia mala angi, excruciari

Old High GermanEdit


From Proto-Germanic *angô, whence also Old English anga, Old Saxon ango, Old Norse angi, Gothic *𐌰𐌲𐌲𐌰 (*agga).


ango m

  1. hook
  2. angle



  1. narrowly


  • Middle High German: ange
    • Alemannic German: Ange
    • German: Ange (dialectal)




  1. peculiar odor of fresh meat or fish