adambulo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ad (near, at; towards, to) + ambulō (walk; traverse).

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Verb[edit]

present active adambulō, present infinitive adambulāre, perfect active adambulāvī (no passive)

  1. (before or after ad or with dative) I walk about, at, before, beside or near something.
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Bacchides 4.5.8
      adambulabo ad ostium ut quando exeat / extemplo advenienti ei tabellas dem in manum
      I'll walk before the door, that when he comes out, at once as he comes up, I may put the letters in his hand.

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