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From Proto-Indo-European *(s)pregʰ- (to scatter, to jerk), see also spurcus, Old Irish arg (a drop), Lithuanian sprogti (a bud, a shoot), Northern Sami sprygg (active, brisk), Old Norse freknur (speckles) (whence English freckle), Avestan 𐬟𐬭𐬀-𐬯𐬞𐬀𐬭𐬈𐬔𐬀(fra-sparega, twig, branch, something jerked off of a tree), Sanskrit पर्जन्य (parjanya, rain god, rain). See also spernō and Ancient Greek σπείρω (speírō).



spargō (present infinitive spargere, perfect active sparsī, supine sparsum); third conjugation

  1. I scatter, strew, sprinkle


   Conjugation of spargo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present spargō spargis spargit spargimus spargitis spargunt
imperfect spargēbam spargēbās spargēbat spargēbāmus spargēbātis spargēbant
future spargam spargēs sparget spargēmus spargētis spargent
perfect sparsī sparsistī sparsit sparsimus sparsistis sparsērunt, sparsēre
pluperfect sparseram sparserās sparserat sparserāmus sparserātis sparserant
future perfect sparserō sparseris sparserit sparserimus sparseritis sparserint
passive present spargor spargeris, spargere spargitur spargimur spargiminī sparguntur
imperfect spargēbar spargēbāris, spargēbāre spargēbātur spargēbāmur spargēbāminī spargēbantur
future spargar spargēris, spargēre spargētur spargēmur spargēminī spargentur
perfect sparsus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect sparsus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect sparsus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present spargam spargās spargat spargāmus spargātis spargant
imperfect spargerem spargerēs spargeret spargerēmus spargerētis spargerent
perfect sparserim sparserīs sparserit sparserimus sparseritis sparserint
pluperfect sparsissem sparsissēs sparsisset sparsissēmus sparsissētis sparsissent
passive present spargar spargāris, spargāre spargātur spargāmur spargāminī spargantur
imperfect spargerer spargerēris, spargerēre spargerētur spargerēmur spargerēminī spargerentur
perfect sparsus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect sparsus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sparge spargite
future spargitō spargitō spargitōte sparguntō
passive present spargere spargiminī
future spargitor spargitor sparguntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives spargere sparsisse sparsūrus esse spargī sparsus esse sparsum īrī
participles spargēns sparsūrus sparsus spargendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
spargere spargendī spargendō spargendum sparsum sparsū