vereor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *werēōr, from Proto-Indo-European *wer- (to note, sense). Cognate with English aware.[1]

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Verb[edit]

present active vereor, present infinitive verērī, perfect active veritus sum (deponent)

  1. I have respect for, revere, stand in awe.
  2. I am afraid, fear; dread.

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References[edit]

  • vereor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  1. ^ Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers