gero

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *ges-, but the further etymology is unknown. Some have tried to link it to Proto-Indo-European *ḱer- (to grow), but this is disputed.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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. ^ Spaeth, The Roman Goddess Ceres

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