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See also: Erro, erró, and errò

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GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

erro m (plural erros)

  1. error

ItalianEdit

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *erzāō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ers-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

errō (present infinitive errāre, perfect active errāvī, supine errātum); first conjugation

  1. I wander, rove
  2. I get lost, go astray
  3. I err, wander from the truth

Usage notesEdit

  • Mostly intransitive and taking impersonal passive use.
  • Transitive use by Augustan poets and only in perfect passive participle meaning "wandered over or through".

InflectionEdit

   Conjugation of erro (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present errō errās errat errāmus errātis errant
imperfect errābam errābās errābat errābāmus errābātis errābant
future errābō errābis errābit errābimus errābitis errābunt
perfect errāvī errāvistī, errāsti1 errāvit errāvimus errāvistis, errāstis1 errāvērunt, errāvēre
pluperfect errāveram errāverās errāverat errāverāmus errāverātis errāverant
future perfect errāverō errāveris errāverit errāverimus errāveritis errāverint
passive present error errāris, errāre errātur errāmur errāminī errantur
imperfect errābar errābāris, errābāre errābātur errābāmur errābāminī errābantur
future errābor errāberis, errābere errābitur errābimur errābiminī errābuntur
perfect errātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect errātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect errātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present errem errēs erret errēmus errētis errent
imperfect errārem errārēs errāret errārēmus errārētis errārent
perfect errāverim errāverīs errāverit errāverīmus errāverītis errāverint
pluperfect errāvissem, errāssem1 errāvissēs, errāsses1 errāvisset, errāsset1 errāvissēmus, errāssemus1 errāvissētis, errāssetis1 errāvissent, errāssent1
passive present errer errēris, errēre errētur errēmur errēminī errentur
imperfect errārer errārēris, errārēre errārētur errārēmur errārēminī errārentur
perfect errātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect errātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present errā errāte
future errātō errātō errātōte errantō
passive present errāre errāminī
future errātor errātor errantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives errāre errāvisse, errāsse1 errātūrus esse errārī errātus esse errātum īrī
participles errāns errātūrus errātus errandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
errāre errandī errandō errandum errātum errātū

1At least one rare poetic syncopated perfect form is attested.

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • erro in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • erro in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • erro in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be in gross error, seriously misled: vehementer errare
    • to make a chronological mistake: temporibus errare (Phil. 2. 9. 23)
    • he has made several mistakes: saepe (crebro, multa) peccavit, erravit, lapsus est
    • (ambiguous) erroneous opinion: opinionis error
    • (ambiguous) a wide-spread error: error longe lateque diffusus

Old IrishEdit

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese erro, from earlier error, from Latin error.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: er‧ro
Noun
Verb

NounEdit

erro m (plural erros)

  1. error

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:erro.

VerbEdit

erro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of errar

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:errar.


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

erro

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