affero

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Etymology[edit]

From ad + ferō (bear, carry).

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present active afferō, present infinitive afferre, perfect active attulī, supine allātum ([[irregular]])

  1. I carry forth; I bring forth; conduct.
  2. I bring, bear or carry information, deliver, report, announce, inform, publish.
  3. I bring something on someone; cause, effect, impart, give, occasion; bring to or upon.
  4. I bring forwards, allege, assert, adduce.
  5. I bring forth as a product, yield, bear, produce.
  6. I contribute or offer something to, I am useful in.
  7. (with manus) I lay hands on, attack, assail; rob, plunder; nullify.

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References[edit]

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