candeo

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From Proto-Indo-European *kand- (to shine, glow), see also Ancient Greek κάνδαρος (kándaros, charcoal), Sanskrit चन्द्र (candrá, shining) and Old Armenian խանդ (xand).

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present active candeō, present infinitive candēre, perfect active canduī (no passive)

  1. I am brilliant, glittering or illuminated; I shine, glitter, glisten; gleam white.
  2. I glow (with heat), I am glowing hot, I am hot.

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