orior

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *(H)r ̊-nw- (to flow, move, run); see also Middle Irish rian (river, way), Old Church Slavonic река (reka, river), Latin rivus (stream), Sanskrit ऋति (ṛti, course, way), रीणाति (rīṇāti, causes to flow) and Gaulish *Renos (that which flows), which is the source of the German river Rhine.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active orīor, present infinitive orīrī, perfect active ortus sum (deponent)

  1. I rise, get up.
  2. I appear, become visible.
  3. I am born, come to exist, originate.

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References[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic : A Linguistic History, Volume 1