See also: Erro, erró, and errò

GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

erro m (plural erros)

  1. error

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

erro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of errare

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

VerbEdit

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

  1. I wander, rove
    Synonyms: pererrō, pervagor, vagor, peragrō, discurrō, lūstrō, perlūstrō, pālor
  2. I get lost, go astray
  3. I err, wander from the truth
  4. I hesitate, vacillate
    Synonyms: pendeō, dubitō, fluitō, vagor
    Antonym: cōnstō
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".
ConjugationEdit
   Conjugation of errō (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,
errāstī1
errāvit,
errāt1
errāvimus,
errāmus1
errāvistis,
errāstis1
errāvērunt,
errāvēre,
errārunt1
pluperfect errāveram,
errāram1
errāverās,
errārās1
errāverat,
errārat1
errāverāmus,
errārāmus1
errāverātis,
errārātis1
errāverant,
errārant1
future perfect errāverō,
errārō1
errāveris,
errāris1
errāverit,
errārit1
errāverimus,
errārimus1
errāveritis,
errāritis1
errāverint,
errārint1
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,
errārim1
errāverīs,
errārīs1
errāverit,
errārit1
errāverīmus,
errārīmus1
errāverītis,
errārītis1
errāverint,
errārint1
pluperfect errāvissem,
errāssem1
errāvissēs,
errāssēs1
errāvisset,
errāsset1
errāvissēmus,
errāssēmus1
errāvissētis,
errāssētis1
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
errātūrum esse errārī errātum esse errātum īrī
participles errāns errātūrus errātus errandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
errandī errandō errandum errandō errātum errātū

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

Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Catalan: errar
  • Esperanto: erari
  • Galician: errar
  • Ido: erorar
  • Interlingua: errar
  • Italian: errare
  • Occitan: errar
  • Old French: errer
  • Portuguese: errar
  • Spanish: errar

Etymology 2Edit

From errō +‎ (noun-forming suffix).

NounEdit

errō m (genitive errōnis); third declension

  1. wanderer, vagabond, vagrant, rover, hobo, drifter, stray
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative errō errōnēs
Genitive errōnis errōnum
Dative errōnī errōnibus
Accusative errōnem errōnēs
Ablative errōne errōnibus
Vocative errō errōnēs
Derived termsEdit

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

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

erro

  1. third-person plural accusative of ar

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: er‧ro

NounEdit

erro m (plural erros)

  1. error
QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:erro.

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: er‧ro

VerbEdit

erro

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

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:errar.


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

erro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of errar