sancire

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sancīre, present active infinitive form of sanciō (I make sacred), from Proto-Italic *sankjō, from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂nékti ~ *sh₂nkénti, derived from the root *seh₂k- (sacred).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sanˈt͡ʃi.re/
  • Rhymes: -ire
  • Hyphenation: san‧cì‧re

VerbEdit

sancìre (first-person singular present sancìsco, first-person singular past historic sancìi, past participle sancìto, auxiliary avere) (transitive)

  1. to sanction, to ratify (a pact)
  2. to decree, to proclaim
  3. (figuratively) to sanction, to consecrate (e.g. a custom)

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ReferencesEdit

  • sancire in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

sancīre

  1. present active infinitive of sanciō
  2. second-person singular present passive imperative of sanciō
  3. second-person singular present passive indicative of sanciō