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See also: Paco, pacó, pacò, and paço




paco (plural pacos or pacoes)

  1. (archaic) alpaca
  2. An earthy-looking ore, consisting of brown oxide of iron with minute particles of native silver.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ure to this entry?)
    • 1880, John Percy, Metallurgy: the art of extracting metals from their ores (page 652)
      Mr. Ratcliffe has sometimes found them to contain arsenic in an oxidized state, combined with ferric oxide, and once he met with a paco ore mainly composed of antimony ochre.




From Latin pāx (peace).



paco (accusative singular pacon, plural pacoj, accusative plural pacojn)

  1. peace
    Post tri longaj jaroj la popolo soporis pacon.
    After three long years, the people yearned for peace.
    La deziro al paco sidas en ĉiu homa koro.
    The desire for peace resides in each human heart.


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Borrowed from Esperanto pacoEnglish peaceFrench paixItalian paceSpanish paz, ultimately from Latin pāx.



paco (uncountable)

  1. peace

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From pāx (peace).



pācō (present infinitive pācāre, perfect active pācāvī, supine pācātum); first conjugation

  1. I make peaceful, pacify, quiet, soothe; subdue.


   Conjugation of paco (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present pācō pācās pācat pācāmus pācātis pācant
imperfect pācābam pācābās pācābat pācābāmus pācābātis pācābant
future pācābō pācābis pācābit pācābimus pācābitis pācābunt
perfect pācāvī pācāvistī pācāvit pācāvimus pācāvistis pācāvērunt, pācāvēre
pluperfect pācāveram pācāverās pācāverat pācāverāmus pācāverātis pācāverant
future perfect pācāverō pācāveris pācāverit pācāverimus pācāveritis pācāverint
passive present pācor pācāris, pācāre pācātur pācāmur pācāminī pācantur
imperfect pācābar pācābāris, pācābāre pācābātur pācābāmur pācābāminī pācābantur
future pācābor pācāberis, pācābere pācābitur pācābimur pācābiminī pācābuntur
perfect pācātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect pācātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect pācātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present pācem pācēs pācet pācēmus pācētis pācent
imperfect pācārem pācārēs pācāret pācārēmus pācārētis pācārent
perfect pācāverim pācāverīs pācāverit pācāverīmus pācāverītis pācāverint
pluperfect pācāvissem pācāvissēs pācāvisset pācāvissēmus pācāvissētis pācāvissent
passive present pācer pācēris, pācēre pācētur pācēmur pācēminī pācentur
imperfect pācārer pācārēris, pācārēre pācārētur pācārēmur pācārēminī pācārentur
perfect pācātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect pācātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present pācā pācāte
future pācātō pācātō pācātōte pācantō
passive present pācāre pācāminī
future pācātor pācātor pācantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives pācāre pācāvisse pācātūrus esse pācārī pācātus esse pācātum īrī
participles pācāns pācātūrus pācātus pācandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
pācāre pācandī pācandō pācandum pācātum pācātū


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  • paco in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • paco in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • paco in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to bring about a peace: pacem conciliare (Fam. 10. 27)
    • (ambiguous) to make peace with some one: pacem facere cum aliquo
    • (ambiguous) to break the peace: pacem dirimere, frangere



paco m (plural pacos, feminine paca, feminine plural pacas)

  1. (chiefly Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay) male paca
  2. (colloquial, pejorative, Latin America) police officer
  3. (colloquial, obsolete, Spain) During Spanish occupation in Africa, a Moroccan sniper

paco m (plural pacos)

  1. (recreational drug) A cheap drug made from cocaine paste mixed with raticide, caffeine and other chemicals