See also: śero, séró, sero-, and séro-

Asturian edit

Adverb edit

sero

  1. late
    Synonym: tarde

Esperanto edit

Etymology edit

From Latin serum.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsero]
  • Rhymes: -ero
  • Hyphenation: se‧ro

Noun edit

sero (accusative singular seron, plural seroj, accusative plural serojn)

  1. serum

Indonesian edit

Etymology edit

Back-formation from pesero (shareholder) as per- +‎ sero, from earlier persero, from Portuguese parceiro (business partner), from Old Galician-Portuguese parceiro, from Late Latin partiārius, from Latin partiō, from pars.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈse.ro]
  • Hyphenation: sé‧ro

Noun edit

sero (plural sero-sero, first-person possessive seroku, second-person possessive seromu, third-person possessive seronya)

  1. (finance, trading) stock, the capital raised by a company through the issue of shares.
    Synonyms: andil, saham

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

Interlingua edit

Noun edit

sero (plural seros)

  1. whey
  2. serum

Adverb edit

sero (comparative plus sero, superlative le plus sero)

  1. late

Latin edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Italic *sizō, from Proto-Indo-European *sish₁éti, the reduplicated present of *seh₁- (to sow).

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

serō (present infinitive serere, perfect active sēvī, supine satum); third conjugation

  1. to sow, plant
    Synonyms: īnserō, disserō, obserō
    • c. 45 BCE, Cicero, Tusculan Disputations 1.30:
      "Serit arborēs, quae alterī saeclō prōsint", ut ait <Statius> in Synephebis, []
      "He plants the trees, so that they may serve another generation", as Caecilius Statius says in his Synephebi, []
  2. (of persons) to beget, bring forth, produce
  3. (figuratively) to found, establish; scatter, spread, disseminate; propagate; excite; cause, produce
Conjugation edit
   Conjugation of serō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serō seris serit serimus seritis serunt
imperfect serēbam serēbās serēbat serēbāmus serēbātis serēbant
future seram serēs seret serēmus serētis serent
perfect sēvī sēvistī,
sēstī1
sēvit,
sēt1
sēvimus,
sēmus1
sēvistis,
sēstis1
sēvērunt,
sēvēre,
sērunt1
pluperfect sēveram,
sēram1
sēverās,
sērās1
sēverat,
sērat1
sēverāmus,
sērāmus1
sēverātis,
sērātis1
sēverant,
sērant1
future perfect sēverō,
sērō1
sēveris,
sēris1
sēverit,
sērit1
sēverimus,
sērimus1
sēveritis,
sēritis1
sēverint,
sērint1
passive present seror sereris,
serere
seritur serimur seriminī seruntur
imperfect serēbar serēbāris,
serēbāre
serēbātur serēbāmur serēbāminī serēbantur
future serar serēris,
serēre
serētur serēmur serēminī serentur
perfect satus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect satus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect satus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present seram serās serat serāmus serātis serant
imperfect sererem sererēs sereret sererēmus sererētis sererent
perfect sēverim,
sērim1
sēverīs,
sērīs1
sēverit,
sērit1
sēverīmus,
sērīmus1
sēverītis,
sērītis1
sēverint,
sērint1
pluperfect sēvissem,
sēssem1
sēvissēs,
sēssēs1
sēvisset,
sēsset1
sēvissēmus,
sēssēmus1
sēvissētis,
sēssētis1
sēvissent,
sēssent1
passive present serar serāris,
serāre
serātur serāmur serāminī serantur
imperfect sererer sererēris,
sererēre
sererētur sererēmur sererēminī sererentur
perfect satus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect satus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sere serite
future seritō seritō seritōte seruntō
passive present serere seriminī
future seritor seritor seruntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives serere sēvisse,
sēsse1
satūrum esse serī satum esse satum īrī
participles serēns satūrus satus serendus,
serundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
serendī serendō serendum serendō satum satū

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

Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Proto-Italic *serō, from Proto-Indo-European *ser- (to bind, put together, to line up); compare Ancient Greek εἴρω (eírō), Sanskrit सरत् (sarat), Old Lithuanian Lithuanian sėris (filament), Old English serc (shirt, coat of mail). More at sark.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

serō (present infinitive serere, perfect active seruī, supine sertum); third conjugation

  1. (perh. only as past pple.) to link together, entwine, interlace
  2. (transferred sense) to join in a series, string together
  3. (certāmina, proelia etc.) to join a battle, engage in conflict
    Synonyms: repugnō, pugnō, contendō, dēcernō, concurrō, certō, bellō, dīmicō, cōnflīgō, committō, dēcertō
  4. (sermōnēs, colloquia etc.) to engage in conversation, parley
    • 1633, Johannes de Laet, Novus orbis seu descriptionis Indiæ occidentalis, Libri XVIII, page 642:
      [] perſuadent enim ſe crebro cum dæmone ſermones ſerere, quem Wattipam nominant, & res geſtas in longinquis regionibus ab ipſo edoceri, nec non futuras præmoneri: agnoſcunt autem hunc ſpiritum malum eſſe; neque injuria, nam haud raro miſerum in modum ab ipſo flagellantur.
      For they persuade themselves that they often hold conversations with a demon whom they call Wattipa, and that they are informed by him of things done in distant regions, and indeed foreshown things to be: but they acknowledge that this spirit is evil; and not without reason, for not infrequently they are scourged by him in a miserable manner.
Conjugation edit
   Conjugation of serō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serō seris serit serimus seritis serunt
imperfect serēbam serēbās serēbat serēbāmus serēbātis serēbant
future seram serēs seret serēmus serētis serent
perfect seruī seruistī seruit seruimus seruistis seruērunt,
seruēre
pluperfect serueram seruerās seruerat seruerāmus seruerātis seruerant
future perfect seruerō serueris seruerit seruerimus serueritis seruerint
passive present seror sereris,
serere
seritur serimur seriminī seruntur
imperfect serēbar serēbāris,
serēbāre
serēbātur serēbāmur serēbāminī serēbantur
future serar serēris,
serēre
serētur serēmur serēminī serentur
perfect sertus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect sertus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect sertus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present seram serās serat serāmus serātis serant
imperfect sererem sererēs sereret sererēmus sererētis sererent
perfect seruerim seruerīs seruerit seruerīmus seruerītis seruerint
pluperfect seruissem seruissēs seruisset seruissēmus seruissētis seruissent
passive present serar serāris,
serāre
serātur serāmur serāminī serantur
imperfect sererer sererēris,
sererēre
sererētur sererēmur sererēminī sererentur
perfect sertus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect sertus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sere serite
future seritō seritō seritōte seruntō
passive present serere seriminī
future seritor seritor seruntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives serere seruisse sertūrum esse serī sertum esse sertum īrī
participles serēns sertūrus sertus serendus,
serundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
serendī serendō serendum serendō sertum sertū
Derived terms edit

Etymology 3 edit

From sera (bar for fastening doors), itself from serō (to bind).

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

serō (present infinitive serāre, perfect active serāvī, supine serātum); first conjugation

  1. (Late Latin) to fasten (with a bolt), bar, bolt
Conjugation edit
   Conjugation of serō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serō serās serat serāmus serātis serant
imperfect serābam serābās serābat serābāmus serābātis serābant
future serābō serābis serābit serābimus serābitis serābunt
perfect serāvī serāvistī serāvit serāvimus serāvistis serāvērunt,
serāvēre
pluperfect serāveram serāverās serāverat serāverāmus serāverātis serāverant
future perfect serāverō serāveris serāverit serāverimus serāveritis serāverint
passive present seror serāris,
serāre
serātur serāmur serāminī serantur
imperfect serābar serābāris,
serābāre
serābātur serābāmur serābāminī serābantur
future serābor serāberis,
serābere
serābitur serābimur serābiminī serābuntur
perfect serātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect serātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect serātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serem serēs seret serēmus serētis serent
imperfect serārem serārēs serāret serārēmus serārētis serārent
perfect serāverim serāverīs serāverit serāverīmus serāverītis serāverint
pluperfect serāvissem serāvissēs serāvisset serāvissēmus serāvissētis serāvissent
passive present serer serēris,
serēre
serētur serēmur serēminī serentur
imperfect serārer serārēris,
serārēre
serārētur serārēmur serārēminī serārentur
perfect serātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect serātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serā serāte
future serātō serātō serātōte serantō
passive present serāre serāminī
future serātor serātor serantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives serāre serāvisse serātūrum esse serārī serātum esse serātum īrī
participles serāns serātūrus serātus serandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
serandī serandō serandum serandō serātum serātū
Derived terms edit
Descendants edit

Etymology 4 edit

From sērus (late).

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

sērō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of sērus

Adverb edit

sērō (comparative sērius, superlative sērissimē)

  1. At a late hour, late, tardily
  2. Too late
Derived terms edit
Related terms edit

Etymology 5 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

serō

  1. dative/ablative singular of serum (whey; serum)

References edit

  • serō2” on page 1,923 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (2nd ed., 2012)
  • sero”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sero”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sero in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • sero in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to sow: serere; semen spargere
    • to plant trees: arbores serere (De Sen. 7. 24)
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[2], Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN

Lindu edit

Noun edit

sero

  1. shovel

Mapudungun edit

Mapudungun cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : sero

Numeral edit

sero (Raguileo spelling)

  1. zero

Old Saxon edit

Adverb edit

sero (comparative mēr, superlative mēst)

  1. much

Papiamentu edit

Papiamentu cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : sero

Etymology edit

From Spanish cero and Portuguese zero and Kabuverdianu zéru.

Numeral edit

sero

  1. zero (0)

Sardinian edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Latin sērō adverb form of sērus (late). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁-ro-. Compare Italian sera, French soir, Venetian séra, Friulian sere, Sicilian sira, Romanian seară, Romansch saira.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

sero f (plural seros)

  1. evening

Tagalog edit

Tagalog numbers (edit)
0 1  →  10  → 
    Cardinal: wala
    Spanish cardinal: sero

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish cero.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: se‧ro
  • IPA(key): /ˈseɾo/, [ˈsɛ.ɾo]
  • (file)

Numeral edit

sero (Baybayin spelling ᜐᜒᜇᜓ)

  1. zero
    Synonyms: wala, (neologism) awan, (neologism) kopong, (colloquial) itlog, (slang) bokya

Derived terms edit

See also edit

Noun edit

sero (Baybayin spelling ᜐᜒᜇᜓ)

  1. nothing; naught

Further reading edit

  • sero”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018

Welsh edit

Welsh numbers (edit)
0 1  →  10  → [a], [b]
    Cardinal: sero
    Ordinal: serofed
    Ordinal abbreviation: 0fed

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

sero

  1. (cardinal number) zero

Noun edit

sero m (plural seroau, not mutable)

  1. zero
    Synonym: dim

References edit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “sero”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies