gero

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *gezō. According to De Vaan[1], from a post-PIE *h₂ǵ-es-, from the Proto-Indo-European root *h₂eǵ- (from which agō).

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Verb[edit]

present active gerō, present infinitive gerere, perfect active gessī, supine gestum

  1. I carry, bear
  2. I wear (i.e. have on clothing)
  3. I have or possess (of traits)
  4. I carry (on), conduct, wage
    Bellum gerere.
    To wage war.
    Bellum gerant alii.
    Let others wage war.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

gero

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gerar

Venetian[edit]

Verb[edit]

gero

  1. first-person singular imperfect indicative of èser