praevaleo

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Etymology[edit]

From prae (before) + valeō (be able or powerful).

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present active praevaleō, present infinitive praevalēre, perfect active praevaluī, supine praevalitum

  1. I am very able or more able; I am superior, prevail.
  2. (law) I am settled or established.

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References[edit]

  • praevaleo” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • prevail in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911