vincio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wendʰ- (to turn, wind, braid). Cognate with Dutch wenden (to turn), German wenden (to turn, reverse), Danish vende (to turn), Swedish vända (to turn, turn over, veer, direct), Icelandic venda (to wend, turn, change), Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌾𐌰𐌽 (wandjan, to cause to turn). Related to wind.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active vinciō, present infinitive vincīre, perfect active vinxī, supine vinctum

  1. I bind, tie up, fetter.
  2. I lace, fasten.
  3. I surround, guard.

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