eo

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See also: EO, , eo-, e/o, E&O, and .e'o

Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

eo

  1. Third-person singular present indicative of bezañ

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish (cognate to Middle Welsh ehawc, modern Welsh eog).

Noun[edit]

eo m (genitive singular and plural iach, nominative plural iaich)

  1. (literary) salmon
  2. (figuratively) noble being, prince

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
eo n-eo heo t-eo
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Synonyms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey-. Cognate with Ancient Greek εἶμι (eîmi, I go), Sanskrit एति (éti, goes), Hittite 𒄿𒄿𒀀𒋫𒋫 (iyatta, goes), Old Persian 𐎠𐎡𐎫𐎡𐎹 (aitiy, goes), Old Church Slavonic ити (iti).

Verb[edit]

present active , present infinitive īre, perfect active , supine itum ([[irregular]])

  1. I go.
    Romani ite domum!
    Romans, go home!
    Romani ierunt domum.
    The Romans have gone home.
  2. I proceed, advance.
  3. I result, happen as a consequence.
  4. I prepare (for some action); I set about.
  5. (law) I accede, go over to the opposing opinion or other side in voting.
  6. (business) I go for; I am sold at (a certain price).
Usage notes[edit]

The basic meaning "go" applies to any kind of animate or inanimate motion: walk, ride, sail, fly, etc.

Inflection[edit]

Irregular conjugation, but similar to fourth conjugation. The third principal part is most often contracted to , but occasionally appears as īvī. Likewise, the perfect active infinitive and pluperfect subjunctive stem are most often contracted to isse, but rarely can be found in the full form iisse.

Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Asturian: dir (in part)
  • Dalmatian: zer
  • French: aller (in part: future tense only, form "ir-")
  • Galician: ir (in part)
  • Istriot:
  • Italian: gire, ire

Etymology 2[edit]

From the ablative (and old dative) of the masculine pronoun is (he, it).

Adverb[edit]

(not comparable)

  1. (with abl. or loc.) there, in that place.
  2. (with ablative) therefore, because, for that reason.
  3. (with quo, of quantity) so much, by so much.
  4. (with dative, of motion) to that place, thither.
  5. (with dative, of tendency) to that end, with that purpose.
  6. (with dative, of time) until, so long, up to that time.

Pronoun[edit]

  1. ablative masculine singular of is
  2. ablative neuter singular of is

References[edit]

  • (verb) eo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • (adverb) eo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Nauruan[edit]

Noun[edit]

eo

  1. tongue

Particle[edit]

eo

  1. no

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *aiwaz, whence also Old Norse ei

Adverb[edit]

eo

  1. always

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish (cognate to Middle Welsh ehawc, modern Welsh eog).

Noun[edit]

eo m

  1. (obsolete) salmon

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

eo m

  1. (obsolete, dialectal) peg
  2. (obsolete, dialectal) thorn
  3. (obsolete, dialectal) pin

Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

eo m

  1. (obsolete, dialectal) grave