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From sub- (under) +‎ pōnō (put, place).



subpōnō (present infinitive subpōnere, perfect active subposuī, supine subpositum); third conjugation

  1. I put, to place under.
    • 405 CE, Jerome, Vulgate Genesis.28.11:
      tulit de lapidibus qui iacebant et subponens capiti suo dormivit in eodem loco
      and he took of the stones of that place, and putting them under his head, he slept in that place.
  2. I subject (to).
  3. I falsify.
  4. I add to.
  5. I substitute.


   Conjugation of subpono (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present subpōnō subpōnis subpōnit subpōnimus subpōnitis subpōnunt
imperfect subpōnēbam subpōnēbās subpōnēbat subpōnēbāmus subpōnēbātis subpōnēbant
future subpōnam subpōnēs subpōnet subpōnēmus subpōnētis subpōnent
perfect subposī subposistī subposit subposimus subposistis subposērunt, subposēre
pluperfect subposeram subposerās subposerat subposerāmus subposerātis subposerant
future perfect subposerō subposeris subposerit subposerimus subposeritis subposerint
passive present subpōnor subpōneris, subpōnere subpōnitur subpōnimur subpōniminī subpōnuntur
imperfect subpōnēbar subpōnēbāris, subpōnēbāre subpōnēbātur subpōnēbāmur subpōnēbāminī subpōnēbantur
future subpōnar subpōnēris, subpōnēre subpōnētur subpōnēmur subpōnēminī subpōnentur
perfect subpositus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect subpositus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect subpositus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present subpōnam subpōnās subpōnat subpōnāmus subpōnātis subpōnant
imperfect subpōnerem subpōnerēs subpōneret subpōnerēmus subpōnerētis subpōnerent
perfect subposerim subposerīs subposerit subposerīmus subposerītis subposerint
pluperfect subposissem subposissēs subposisset subposissēmus subposissētis subposissent
passive present subpōnar subpōnāris, subpōnāre subpōnātur subpōnāmur subpōnāminī subpōnantur
imperfect subpōnerer subpōnerēris, subpōnerēre subpōnerētur subpōnerēmur subpōnerēminī subpōnerentur
perfect subpositus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect subpositus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present subpōne subpōnite
future subpōnitō subpōnitō subpōnitōte subpōnuntō
passive present subpōnere subpōniminī
future subpōnitor subpōnitor subpōnuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives subpōnere subposisse subpositūrus esse subpōnī subpositus esse subpositum īrī
participles subpōnēns subpositūrus subpositus subpōnendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
subpōnere subpōnendī subpōnendō subpōnendum subpositum subpositū