demorer

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dēmorer

  1. first-person singular present active subjunctive of dēmoror

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vulgar Latin demoro, from the Classical Latin deponent verb demorior

Verb[edit]

demorer

  1. to stay; to remain
    • circa 1155, Wace, Le Roman de Brut:
      En ceste ille, porqoi demores?
      Why are you staying on this island?

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. This verb has a stressed present stem demuer distinct from the unstressed stem demor. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Descendants[edit]