See also: competò




  1. first-person singular present indicative of competere



Etymology 1Edit

From con- +‎ petō.


competō (present infinitive competere, perfect active competīvī or competiī, supine competītum); third conjugation

  1. come together, meet
  2. agree, coincide in point of time
  3. be equal to, be capable of
   Conjugation of competō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present competō competis competit competimus competitis competunt
imperfect competēbam competēbās competēbat competēbāmus competēbātis competēbant
future competam competēs competet competēmus competētis competent
perfect competīvī, competiī competīvistī, competiistī competīvit, competiit competīvimus, competiimus competīvistis, competiistis competīvērunt, competīvēre, competiērunt, competiēre
pluperfect competīveram, competieram competīverās, competierās competīverat, competierat competīverāmus, competierāmus competīverātis, competierātis competīverant, competierant
future perfect competīverō, competierō competīveris, competieris competīverit, competierit competīverimus, competierimus competīveritis, competieritis competīverint, competierint
passive present competor competeris, competere competitur competimur competiminī competuntur
imperfect competēbar competēbāris, competēbāre competēbātur competēbāmur competēbāminī competēbantur
future competar competēris, competēre competētur competēmur competēminī competentur
perfect competītus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect competītus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect competītus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present competam competās competat competāmus competātis competant
imperfect competerem competerēs competeret competerēmus competerētis competerent
perfect competīverim, competierim competīverīs, competierīs competīverit, competierit competīverīmus, competierīmus competīverītis, competierītis competīverint, competierint
pluperfect competīvissem, competiissem competīvissēs, competiissēs competīvisset, competiisset competīvissēmus, competiissēmus competīvissētis, competiissētis competīvissent, competiissent
passive present competar competāris, competāre competātur competāmur competāminī competantur
imperfect competerer competerēris, competerēre competerētur competerēmur competerēminī competerentur
perfect competītus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect competītus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present compete competite
future competitō competitō competitōte competuntō
passive present competere competiminī
future competitor competitor competuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives competere competīvisse, competiisse competītūrum esse competī competītum esse competītum īrī
participles competēns competītūrus competītus competendus, competundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
competendī competendō competendum competendō competītum competītū

Derived termsEdit


  • Asturian: competir
  • Catalan: competir
  • English: compete
  • French: compéter

Etymology 2Edit



  1. dative singular of competum
  2. ablative singular of competum


  • competo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • competo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • competo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • competo in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016




  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of competer.