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  1. first-person singular present indicative form of acceptar



Frequentative from accipiō (to receive, accept), from ad- (to, towards, at) +‎ capiō (take).



acceptō (present infinitive acceptāre, perfect active acceptāvī, supine acceptātum); first conjugation

  1. I take, receive, accept (regularly)
  2. I submit to
  3. I understand, comprehend


   Conjugation of accepto (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present acceptō acceptās acceptat acceptāmus acceptātis acceptant
imperfect acceptābam acceptābās acceptābat acceptābāmus acceptābātis acceptābant
future acceptābō acceptābis acceptābit acceptābimus acceptābitis acceptābunt
perfect acceptāvī acceptāvistī acceptāvit acceptāvimus acceptāvistis acceptāvērunt, acceptāvēre
pluperfect acceptāveram acceptāverās acceptāverat acceptāverāmus acceptāverātis acceptāverant
future perfect acceptāverō acceptāveris acceptāverit acceptāverimus acceptāveritis acceptāverint
passive present acceptor acceptāris, acceptāre acceptātur acceptāmur acceptāminī acceptantur
imperfect acceptābar acceptābāris, acceptābāre acceptābātur acceptābāmur acceptābāminī acceptābantur
future acceptābor acceptāberis, acceptābere acceptābitur acceptābimur acceptābiminī acceptābuntur
perfect acceptātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect acceptātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect acceptātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present acceptem acceptēs acceptet acceptēmus acceptētis acceptent
imperfect acceptārem acceptārēs acceptāret acceptārēmus acceptārētis acceptārent
perfect acceptāverim acceptāverīs acceptāverit acceptāverīmus acceptāverītis acceptāverint
pluperfect acceptāvissem acceptāvissēs acceptāvisset acceptāvissēmus acceptāvissētis acceptāvissent
passive present accepter acceptēris, acceptēre acceptētur acceptēmur acceptēminī acceptentur
imperfect acceptārer acceptārēris, acceptārēre acceptārētur acceptārēmur acceptārēminī acceptārentur
perfect acceptātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect acceptātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present acceptā acceptāte
future acceptātō acceptātō acceptātōte acceptantō
passive present acceptāre acceptāminī
future acceptātor acceptātor acceptantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives acceptāre acceptāvisse acceptātūrus esse acceptārī acceptātus esse acceptātum īrī
participles acceptāns acceptātūrus acceptātus acceptandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
acceptāre acceptandī acceptandō acceptandum acceptātum acceptātū

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  • accepto in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • accepto in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • accepto in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) on receiving the news: nuntio allato or accepto
    • (ambiguous) having exchanged pledges, promises: fide data et accepta (Sall. Iug. 81. 1)
    • (ambiguous) after mutual greeting: salute data (accepta) redditaque
    • (ambiguous) wounds (scars) on the breast: vulnera adverso corpore accepta