emendate

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Latin ēmendātus (corrected), the perfect passive participle of ēmendō (I free from faults, correct).

PronunciationEdit

  • (adjective): enPR: ēʹmĕndət, IPA(key): /ˈiːmɛndət/
  • (verb): enPR: ēʹmĕndāt, IPA(key): /ˈiːmɛndeɪt/

AdjectiveEdit

emendate (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) emended, corrected, restored

VerbEdit

emendate (third-person singular simple present emendates, present participle emendating, simple past and past participle emendated)

  1. (transitive) Remove errors and corruptions from (a text); to emend (a text).

ReferencesEdit


ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

emendate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of emendare
  2. second-person plural imperative of emendare

ParticipleEdit

emendate

  1. feminine plural of emendato

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ēmendātus (correct, faultless, perfect), from ēmendō (I free from faults, I correct, I improve, I amend) and (-ly, -ily).

AdverbEdit

ēmendātē (comparative ēmendātius, superlative ēmendātissimē)

  1. faultlessly, correctly, perfectly, purely
    ēmendātē loquīto speak correctly

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • emendate in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • emendate in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to write correctly, in faultless style: emendate scribere