offendo

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

offendo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of offendere

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ob (against) + *fendō (hit, thrust). Compare dēfendō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active offendō, present infinitive offendere, perfect active offendī, supine offensum

  1. I hit, thrust, strike.
  2. I meet, encounter (someone).
  3. (figuratively) I suffer damage, receive an injury.
  4. I fail, am unfortunate.
  5. I find fault, take offence.
  6. I stumble, blunder, commit offence.
  7. I shock, vex, offend, mortify.

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Noun[edit]

offendō f (genitive offendīnis); third declension

  1. an offence.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative offendo offendīnēs
genitive offendīnis offendīnum
dative offendīnī offendīnibus
accusative offendīnem offendīnēs
ablative offendīne offendīnibus
vocative offendo offendīnēs

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References[edit]

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