findo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyd- (to split). Cognate with Ancient Greek φείδομαι (pheídomai), Sanskrit भिद् (bhid, to break), Old English bītan (English bite)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active findō, present infinitive findere, perfect active fidī, supine fissum

  1. (transitive) I cleave, break up, separate, divide, split.

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

findo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of findar