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  1. first-person singular present indicative of breviare




From brevis (short; brief) +‎ .



breviō (present infinitive breviāre, perfect active breviāvī, supine breviātum); first conjugation

  1. I shorten, abbreviate, abridge (especially speech or writing).


   Conjugation of brevio (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present breviō breviās breviat breviāmus breviātis breviant
imperfect breviābam breviābās breviābat breviābāmus breviābātis breviābant
future breviābō breviābis breviābit breviābimus breviābitis breviābunt
perfect breviāvī breviāvistī breviāvit breviāvimus breviāvistis breviāvērunt, breviāvēre
pluperfect breviāveram breviāverās breviāverat breviāverāmus breviāverātis breviāverant
future perfect breviāverō breviāveris breviāverit breviāverimus breviāveritis breviāverint
passive present brevior breviāris, breviāre breviātur breviāmur breviāminī breviantur
imperfect breviābar breviābāris, breviābāre breviābātur breviābāmur breviābāminī breviābantur
future breviābor breviāberis, breviābere breviābitur breviābimur breviābiminī breviābuntur
perfect breviātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect breviātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect breviātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present breviem breviēs breviet breviēmus breviētis brevient
imperfect breviārem breviārēs breviāret breviārēmus breviārētis breviārent
perfect breviāverim breviāverīs breviāverit breviāverīmus breviāverītis breviāverint
pluperfect breviāvissem breviāvissēs breviāvisset breviāvissēmus breviāvissētis breviāvissent
passive present brevier breviēris, breviēre breviētur breviēmur breviēminī brevientur
imperfect breviārer breviārēris, breviārēre breviārētur breviārēmur breviārēminī breviārentur
perfect breviātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect breviātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present breviā breviāte
future breviātō breviātō breviātōte breviantō
passive present breviāre breviāminī
future breviātor breviātor breviantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives breviāre breviāvisse breviātūrus esse breviārī breviātus esse breviātum īrī
participles breviāns breviātūrus breviātus breviandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
breviāre breviandī breviandō breviandum breviātum breviātū

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