caleo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱal(w)e-, *ḱel(w)e-, *k(')lēw- (warm, hot).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

caleō (present infinitive calēre, perfect active caluī, future participle calitūrus); second conjugation, no passive

  1. I am warm or hot, glow.
  2. (figuratively) I am aroused, warmed or inflamed.
  3. (figuratively) I am troubled or perplexed.
  4. (figuratively) I am yet warm, new or fresh.
  5. (figuratively, of abstract things) I am carried on warmly, I am urged on zealously.
  6. (figuratively, of a place) I am eagerly sought, I am frequented.

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of caleo (second conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present caleō calēs calet calēmus calētis calent
imperfect calēbam calēbās calēbat calēbāmus calēbātis calēbant
future calēbō calēbis calēbit calēbimus calēbitis calēbunt
perfect caluī caluistī caluit caluimus caluistis caluērunt, caluēre
pluperfect calueram caluerās caluerat caluerāmus caluerātis caluerant
future perfect caluerō calueris caluerit caluerimus calueritis caluerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present caleam caleās caleat caleāmus caleātis caleant
imperfect calērem calērēs calēret calērēmus calērētis calērent
perfect caluerim caluerīs caluerit caluerīmus caluerītis caluerint
pluperfect caluissem caluissēs caluisset caluissēmus caluissētis caluissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present calē calēte
future calētō calētō calētōte calentō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives calēre caluisse calitūrus esse
participles calēns calitūrus

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References[edit]

  • caleo” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.