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From circum- +‎ pōnō.



circumpōnō (present infinitive circumpōnere, perfect active circumposuī, supine circumpositum); third conjugation

  1. I place, put or set around


   Conjugation of circumpono (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present circumpōnō circumpōnis circumpōnit circumpōnimus circumpōnitis circumpōnunt
imperfect circumpōnēbam circumpōnēbās circumpōnēbat circumpōnēbāmus circumpōnēbātis circumpōnēbant
future circumpōnam circumpōnēs circumpōnet circumpōnēmus circumpōnētis circumpōnent
perfect circumposuī circumposuistī circumposuit circumposuimus circumposuistis circumposuērunt, circumposuēre
pluperfect circumposueram circumposuerās circumposuerat circumposuerāmus circumposuerātis circumposuerant
future perfect circumposuerō circumposueris circumposuerit circumposuerimus circumposueritis circumposuerint
passive present circumpōnor circumpōneris, circumpōnere circumpōnitur circumpōnimur circumpōniminī circumpōnuntur
imperfect circumpōnēbar circumpōnēbāris, circumpōnēbāre circumpōnēbātur circumpōnēbāmur circumpōnēbāminī circumpōnēbantur
future circumpōnar circumpōnēris, circumpōnēre circumpōnētur circumpōnēmur circumpōnēminī circumpōnentur
perfect circumpositus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect circumpositus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect circumpositus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present circumpōnam circumpōnās circumpōnat circumpōnāmus circumpōnātis circumpōnant
imperfect circumpōnerem circumpōnerēs circumpōneret circumpōnerēmus circumpōnerētis circumpōnerent
perfect circumposuerim circumposuerīs circumposuerit circumposuerīmus circumposuerītis circumposuerint
pluperfect circumposuissem circumposuissēs circumposuisset circumposuissēmus circumposuissētis circumposuissent
passive present circumpōnar circumpōnāris, circumpōnāre circumpōnātur circumpōnāmur circumpōnāminī circumpōnantur
imperfect circumpōnerer circumpōnerēris, circumpōnerēre circumpōnerētur circumpōnerēmur circumpōnerēminī circumpōnerentur
perfect circumpositus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect circumpositus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present circumpōne circumpōnite
future circumpōnitō circumpōnitō circumpōnitōte circumpōnuntō
passive present circumpōnere circumpōniminī
future circumpōnitor circumpōnitor circumpōnuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives circumpōnere circumposuisse circumpositūrus esse circumpōnī circumpositus esse circumpositum īrī
participles circumpōnēns circumpositūrus circumpositus circumpōnendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
circumpōnere circumpōnendī circumpōnendō circumpōnendum circumpositum circumpositū


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