ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cubāre, present active infinitive of cubō (I lie down), from Proto-Italic *kubāō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱewb-. Doublet of covare.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kuˈba.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: cu‧bà‧re

VerbEdit

cubare

  1. (obsolete) to lie; to be lying down
    Synonym: giacere

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cubare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

cubāre

  1. present active infinitive of cubō