serpo

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian серп (serp)

Noun[edit]

serpo (accusative singular serpon, plural serpoj, accusative plural serpojn)

  1. sickle
  2. crescent

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

serpo (plural serpi)

  1. billhook

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate[1] with Ancient Greek ἕρπω (hérpō), and Latin rēpō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active serpō, present infinitive serpere, perfect active serpsī (no passive)

  1. I creep, crawl, move slowly.

Inflection[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ serpo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879