coram

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From con- + ōs.

Adverb[edit]

cōram (not comparable)

  1. in person, face to face
  2. publicly, openly

Preposition[edit]

cōram ‎(takes ablative)

  1. in the presence of, before

References[edit]

  • coram in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • coram in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • coram in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to praise a man to his face: aliquem coram, in os or praesentem laudare
    • to speak personally to..: coram loqui (cum aliquo)

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

coram

  1. third-person plural (eles and elas, also used with vocês and others) present indicative of corar