LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From pilus (hair).

VerbEdit

present active pilō, present infinitive pilāre, perfect active pilāvī, supine pilātum

  1. (intransitive) I put forth hairs, grow hairy.
  2. (transitive) I deprive of hair, make bald, depilate.
  3. (transitive, figuratively) I plunder, pillage.
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • pilātus
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Etymology 2Edit

Denominal from pīla (pillar, column).

VerbEdit

present active pīlō, present infinitive pīlāre, perfect active , supine pīlātum

  1. I ram down, fix firmly.
InflectionEdit

First conjugation, but with no perfect active forms.

Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • pilo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pīlum (pilum).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pilo m (plural pilos)

  1. pilum (Roman javelin)

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

pilo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of pilar.
Last modified on 9 February 2014, at 02:32