clueo

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *kluēō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱlew- (to hear). The notion is "to be heard".

Compare Lithuanian klausýti, Old Church Slavonic слоушати (slušati, to hear), Sanskrit श्रोषति (śroṣati), and Ancient Greek κλέος (kléos, glory, renown).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

clueō (present infinitive cluēre); second conjugation, no passive, no perfect or supine stem

  1. I am called or named.
  2. I am reputed.

Conjugation[edit]

   Conjugation of clueō (second conjugation, no supine stem, no perfect stem, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present clueō cluēs cluet cluēmus cluētis cluent
imperfect cluēbam cluēbās cluēbat cluēbāmus cluēbātis cluēbant
future cluēbō cluēbis cluēbit cluēbimus cluēbitis cluēbunt
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present clueam clueās clueat clueāmus clueātis clueant
imperfect cluērem cluērēs cluēret cluērēmus cluērētis cluērent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cluē cluēte
future cluētō cluētō cluētōte cluentō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cluēre
participles cluēns
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
cluendī cluendō cluendum cluendō

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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