solor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sōlh₂- (mercy, comfort). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἱλάσκομαι (hilaskomai, to appease).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active sōlor, present infinitive sōlārī, perfect active sōlātus sum (deponent)

  1. I comfort, console, solace
  2. I soothe, ease, lighten, lessen, relieve, assuage, mitigate

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers