praeluceo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From prae + lūceō (shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active praelūceō, present infinitive praelūcēre, perfect active praeluxī (no passive)

  1. I shine or give light before or in front; hold or carry light in front, light (the way).
  2. I am bright, shine forth.
  3. I shine brighter, outshine, surpass.

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References[edit]

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