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From ad- (to, towards, at) +‎ properō (quicken, accelerate).



approperō (present infinitive approperāre, perfect active approperāvī, supine approperātum); first conjugation

  1. (transitive) I hasten, accelerate, speed up.
  2. (intransitive) I fly, hurry somewhere, hasten, come hastily.


   Conjugation of appropero (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present approperō approperās approperat approperāmus approperātis approperant
imperfect approperābam approperābās approperābat approperābāmus approperābātis approperābant
future approperābō approperābis approperābit approperābimus approperābitis approperābunt
perfect approperāvī approperāvistī approperāvit approperāvimus approperāvistis approperāvērunt, approperāvēre
pluperfect approperāveram approperāverās approperāverat approperāverāmus approperāverātis approperāverant
future perfect approperāverō approperāveris approperāverit approperāverimus approperāveritis approperāverint
passive present approperor approperāris, approperāre approperātur approperāmur approperāminī approperantur
imperfect approperābar approperābāris, approperābāre approperābātur approperābāmur approperābāminī approperābantur
future approperābor approperāberis, approperābere approperābitur approperābimur approperābiminī approperābuntur
perfect approperātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect approperātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect approperātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present approperem approperēs approperet approperēmus approperētis approperent
imperfect approperārem approperārēs approperāret approperārēmus approperārētis approperārent
perfect approperāverim approperāverīs approperāverit approperāverīmus approperāverītis approperāverint
pluperfect approperāvissem approperāvissēs approperāvisset approperāvissēmus approperāvissētis approperāvissent
passive present approperer approperēris, approperēre approperētur approperēmur approperēminī approperentur
imperfect approperārer approperārēris, approperārēre approperārētur approperārēmur approperārēminī approperārentur
perfect approperātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect approperātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present approperā approperāte
future approperātō approperātō approperātōte approperantō
passive present approperāre approperāminī
future approperātor approperātor approperantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives approperāre approperāvisse approperātūrus esse approperārī approperātus esse approperātum īrī
participles approperāns approperātūrus approperātus approperandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
approperāre approperandī approperandō approperandum approperātum approperātū

Related terms[edit]


  • appropero in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • appropero in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • appropero in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette