percido

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From per + caedō (cut; strike).

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Verb[edit]

present active percīdō, present infinitive percīdere, perfect active percīdī, supine percīsum

  1. (transitive) I cut or beat to pieces, smash.
  2. (transitive) I cut to pieces, rout entirely, destroy.
  3. (transitive) I sodomize, commit sodomy with.

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References[edit]

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