celo

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Ziel, Hungarian cél, Polish cel, Czech cíl.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡selo/
  • Hyphenation: ce‧lo
  • Rhymes: -elo
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Noun[edit]

celo (accusative singular celon, plural celoj, accusative plural celojn)

  1. goal, aim, purpose

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

celo

  1. first-person singular present of celare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱēl-, an ablaut variant of Proto-Indo-European *ḱel-.

Cognate to Latin clam, Old Irish ceilid (to hide) and Proto-Germanic *helaną, *huljaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cēlō (present infinitive cēlāre, perfect active cēlāvī, supine cēlātum); first conjugation

  1. I hide (something from someone), cover, keep a secret, conceal.

Conjugation[edit]

   Conjugation of cēlō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cēlō cēlās cēlat cēlāmus cēlātis cēlant
imperfect cēlābam cēlābās cēlābat cēlābāmus cēlābātis cēlābant
future cēlābō cēlābis cēlābit cēlābimus cēlābitis cēlābunt
perfect cēlāvī cēlāvistī, cēlāstī2 cēlāvit cēlāvimus cēlāvistis, cēlāstis2 cēlāvērunt, cēlāvēre
pluperfect cēlāveram cēlāverās cēlāverat cēlāverāmus cēlāverātis cēlāverant
future perfect cēlāverō cēlāveris cēlāverit cēlāverimus cēlāveritis cēlāverint
passive present cēlor cēlāris, cēlāre cēlātur cēlāmur cēlāminī cēlantur
imperfect cēlābar cēlābāris, cēlābāre cēlābātur cēlābāmur cēlābāminī cēlābantur
future cēlābor cēlāberis, cēlābere cēlābitur cēlābimur cēlābiminī cēlābuntur
perfect cēlātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect cēlātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect cēlātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cēlem cēlēs cēlet cēlēmus cēlētis cēlent
imperfect cēlārem cēlārēs cēlāret cēlārēmus cēlārētis cēlārent
perfect cēlāverim cēlāverīs cēlāverit cēlāverīmus cēlāverītis cēlāverint
pluperfect cēlāvissem, cēlāssem2 cēlāvissēs, cēlāssēs2 cēlāvisset, cēlāsset2 cēlāvissēmus, cēlāssēmus2 cēlāvissētis, cēlāssētis2 cēlāvissent, cēlāssent2
passive present cēler cēlēris, cēlēre cēlētur cēlēmur cēlēminī cēlentur
imperfect cēlārer cēlārēris, cēlārēre cēlārētur cēlārēmur cēlārēminī cēlārentur
perfect cēlātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect cēlātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cēlā cēlāte
future cēlātō cēlātō cēlātōte cēlantō
passive present cēlāre cēlāminī
future cēlātor cēlātor cēlantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cēlāre cēlāvisse, cēlāsse2 cēlātūrum esse cēlārī, cēlārier1 cēlātum esse cēlātum īrī
participles cēlāns cēlātūrus cēlātus cēlandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
cēlandī cēlandō cēlandum cēlandō cēlātum cēlātū

1The present passive infinitive in -ier is a rare poetic form which is attested for this verb.
2At least one rare poetic syncopated perfect form is attested.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: celer
  • Italian: celare
  • Spanish: celar

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

celo f

  1. vocative singular of cela

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

celo

  1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular of ceo

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

celọ̑

  1. even (implying extreme example)
  2. even, yet (emphasizing a comparative)

Further reading[edit]

  • celo”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin zēlus (zeal), from Ancient Greek ζῆλος (zêlos). Cognate with English zeal.

Noun[edit]

celo m (uncountable)

  1. zeal
  2. heat (a condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile and therefore eager to mate)
    Está en celo.
    She's in heat.

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Verb[edit]

celo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of celar.

Etymology 2[edit]

sellotape

From genericized trademark Sellotape.

Noun[edit]

celo m (uncountable)

  1. sellotape