inquiro

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in (in, at, on; into) + quaerō (seek, look for).

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Verb[edit]

present active inquīrō, present infinitive inquīrere, perfect active inquīsīvī, supine inquīsītum

  1. I seek after, search for, inquire into something; investigate; pry, examine.
  2. (law) I search for grounds of accusation against someone.

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References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

inquiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of inquirir