occido

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occido

  1. first-person singular present indicative of occidere

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Etymology 1[edit]

From ob (towards; facing) + cadō (I fall).

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present active occidō, present infinitive occidere, perfect active occīdī, supine occāsum

  1. (intransitive) I fall down.
  2. (intransitive, of heavenly bodies) I go down, set.
  3. (intransitive) I perish, die, pass away.
  4. (intransitive) I am lost, undone or ruined.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From ob (towards; facing) + caedō (I cut).

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Verb[edit]

present active occīdō, present infinitive occīdere, perfect active occīdī, supine occīsum

  1. I fell, cut to the ground; beat, smash, crush.
  2. I cut off, kill, slay, slaughter.
  3. (by extension) I plague to death, torture, torment, pester.
  4. (by extension) I ruin, undo, bring about the ruin of.
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References[edit]

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