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From amoenus (pleasant, delightful) +‎ .



amoenō (present infinitive amoenāre); first conjugation, no passive

  1. (of places) I make pleasant.
  2. (figuratively) I please, delight.


   Conjugation of amoeno (first conjugation, defective)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present amoenō amoenās amoenat amoenāmus amoenātis amoenant
imperfect amoenābam amoenābās amoenābat amoenābāmus amoenābātis amoenābant
future amoenābō amoenābis amoenābit amoenābimus amoenābitis amoenābunt
passive present amoenor amoenāris, amoenāre amoenātur amoenāmur amoenāminī amoenantur
imperfect amoenābar amoenābāris, amoenābāre amoenābātur amoenābāmur amoenābāminī amoenābantur
future amoenābor amoenāberis, amoenābere amoenābitur amoenābimur amoenābiminī amoenābuntur
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present amoenem amoenēs amoenet amoenēmus amoenētis amoenent
imperfect amoenārem amoenārēs amoenāret amoenārēmus amoenārētis amoenārent
passive present amoener amoenēris, amoenēre amoenētur amoenēmur amoenēminī amoenentur
imperfect amoenārer amoenārēris, amoenārēre amoenārētur amoenārēmur amoenārēminī amoenārentur
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present amoenā amoenāte
future amoenātō amoenātō amoenātōte amoenantō
passive present amoenāre amoenāminī
future amoenātor amoenātor amoenantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives amoenāre amoenārī
participles amoenāns amoenandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
amoenāre amoenandī amoenandō amoenandum

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  • amoeno in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amoeno” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • amoeno in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016