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  1. first-person singular present indicative of collocare


Alternative forms[edit]


con- +‎ locō (put, place, set)



collocō (present infinitive collocāre, perfect active collocāvī, supine collocātum); first conjugation

  1. I place, put, set in order, assign.
  2. I put together, assemble.
  3. I settle.
  4. I convey, relocate


   Conjugation of collocō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present collocō collocās collocat collocāmus collocātis collocant
imperfect collocābam collocābās collocābat collocābāmus collocābātis collocābant
future collocābō collocābis collocābit collocābimus collocābitis collocābunt
perfect collocāvī collocāvistī, collocāstī1 collocāvit collocāvimus collocāvistis, collocāstis1 collocāvērunt, collocāvēre
pluperfect collocāveram collocāverās collocāverat collocāverāmus collocāverātis collocāverant
future perfect collocāverō collocāveris collocāverit collocāverimus collocāveritis collocāverint
passive present collocor collocāris, collocāre collocātur collocāmur collocāminī collocantur
imperfect collocābar collocābāris, collocābāre collocābātur collocābāmur collocābāminī collocābantur
future collocābor collocāberis, collocābere collocābitur collocābimur collocābiminī collocābuntur
perfect collocātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect collocātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect collocātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present collocem collocēs collocet collocēmus collocētis collocent
imperfect collocārem collocārēs collocāret collocārēmus collocārētis collocārent
perfect collocāverim collocāverīs collocāverit collocāverīmus collocāverītis collocāverint
pluperfect collocāvissem, collocāssem1 collocāvissēs, collocāssēs1 collocāvisset, collocāsset1 collocāvissēmus, collocāssēmus1 collocāvissētis, collocāssētis1 collocāvissent, collocāssent1
passive present collocer collocēris, collocēre collocētur collocēmur collocēminī collocentur
imperfect collocārer collocārēris, collocārēre collocārētur collocārēmur collocārēminī collocārentur
perfect collocātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect collocātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present collocā collocāte
future collocātō collocātō collocātōte collocantō
passive present collocāre collocāminī
future collocātor collocātor collocantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives collocāre collocāvisse, collocāsse1 collocātūrum esse collocārī collocātum esse collocātum īrī
participles collocāns collocātūrus collocātus collocandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
collocandī collocandō collocandum collocandō collocātum collocātū

1At least one rare poetic syncopated perfect form is attested.




  • colloco in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • colloco in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • colloco in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to ensure the safety of a thing: in tuto collocare aliquid
    • to apply oneself zealously, diligently to a thing: studium, industriam (not diligentiam) collocare, ponere in aliqua re
    • to employ all one's energies on literary work: omne studium in litteris collocare, ad litteras conferre
    • to set one's hope on some one: spem suam ponere, collocare in aliquo
    • to put confidence in some one: fiduciam in aliquo ponere, collocare
    • to set an ambuscade: insidias collocare, locare (Mil. 10. 27)
    • to place some one in ambush: aliquem in insidiis locare, collocare, ponere
    • to take up one's abode in a place, settle down somewhere: sedem collocare alicubi (Rep. 2. 19. 34)
    • to settle a large number of people in a country: multitudinem in agris collocare
    • to give one's daughter in marriage to some-one: filiam alicui in matrimonio or in matrimonium collocare or simply filiam alicui collocare
    • to put money in an undertaking: pecuniam collocare in aliqua re
    • to garrison a town: praesidium collocare in urbe
    • to take the troops to their winter-quarters: milites in hibernis collocare, in hiberna deducere
    • to station reserve troops: subsidia collocare




  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of collocar