incubo

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See also: incubò, incubó, and íncubo

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

incubo m (plural incubi)

  1. nightmare, incubus

Verb[edit]

incubo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of incubare

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

in- +‎ cubō (I lie down)

Verb[edit]

present active incubō, present infinitive incubāre, perfect active incubuī, supine incubitum (no passive)

  1. I lie in or on.
  2. I sit upon to brood or hatch.
  3. I abide in; I inhabit.
  4. (figuratively) I brood over.
  5. (figuratively) I weigh upon; I am a burden to.
  6. I settle on; I attach to.
Conjugation[edit]
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • incŭbo¹” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Etymology 2[edit]

incubō¹ (I lie upon”, “I brood over”, “I am a burden to) +‎ (suffix forming masculine agent nouns)

Noun[edit]

incubō m (genitive incubōnis); third declension

  1. one who lies upon something
  2. a spirit who watches over buried treasure
  3. an incubus, nightmare
Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative incubo incubōnēs
genitive incubōnis incubōnum
dative incubōnī incubōnibus
accusative incubōnem incubōnēs
ablative incubōne incubōnibus
vocative incubo incubōnēs
Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • incŭbo²” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Etymology 3[edit]

Regularly declined forms of incubus.

Noun[edit]

incubō m

  1. dative singular of incubus
  2. ablative singular of incubus

Related terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

incubo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of incubar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

incubo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of incubar.