voveo

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁wogʷʰ-. Cognates include Ancient Greek εὔχομαι (eukhomai), Sanskrit वाघत् (vāghat) and Old Armenian գոգեմ (gogem).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active voveō, present infinitive vovēre, perfect active vōvī, supine vōtum

  1. I vow, promise; dedicate or devote to a deity.
  2. I wish for, desire.

Inflection[edit]

The passive forms in Latin documents are third-person forms only.

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