Latin edit

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Etymology edit

From con- +‎ loquor.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

colloquor (present infinitive colloquī, perfect active collocūtus sum); third conjugation, deponent

  1. to speak to, talk together, converse, discuss, hold a conversation, parley or a conference
    Synonyms: disserō, agō, commūtō

Conjugation edit

   Conjugation of colloquor (third conjugation, deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present colloquor colloqueris,
colloquitur colloquimur colloquiminī colloquuntur
imperfect colloquēbar colloquēbāris,
colloquēbātur colloquēbāmur colloquēbāminī colloquēbantur
future colloquar colloquēris,
colloquētur colloquēmur colloquēminī colloquentur
perfect collocūtus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect collocūtus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect collocūtus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present colloquar colloquāris,
colloquātur colloquāmur colloquāminī colloquantur
imperfect colloquerer colloquerēris,
colloquerētur colloquerēmur colloquerēminī colloquerentur
perfect collocūtus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect collocūtus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present colloquere colloquiminī
future colloquitor colloquitor colloquuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives colloquī collocūtum esse collocūtūrum esse
participles colloquēns collocūtus collocūtūrus colloquendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
colloquendī colloquendō colloquendum colloquendō collocūtum collocūtū

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References edit

  • colloquor”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • colloquor in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.
  • Carl Meißner, Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to correspond with some one: colloqui cum aliquo per litteras
    • to isolate a witness: aliquem a ceteris separare et in arcam conicere ne quis cum eo colloqui possit (Mil. 22. 60)