dicto

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dicto

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of dictar

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin decimus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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dicto

  1. tenth

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From dīcō (say, speak) +‎ -tō (frequentative suffix). See dictus.

Verb[edit]

dictō (present infinitive dictāre, perfect active dictāvī, supine dictātum); first conjugation

  1. I repeat, say often.
  2. I dictate (to someone for writing).
  3. I compose, express in writing.
  4. I prescribe, recommend, order, dictate.
    Synonyms: indīcō, imperō, praescrībō, iniungō, praecipiō, ēdīcō, mandō, iubeō, pōnō
Conjugation[edit]
   Conjugation of dictō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dictō dictās dictat dictāmus dictātis dictant
imperfect dictābam dictābās dictābat dictābāmus dictābātis dictābant
future dictābō dictābis dictābit dictābimus dictābitis dictābunt
perfect dictāvī dictāvistī,
dictāstī1
dictāvit,
dictāt1
dictāvimus,
dictāmus1
dictāvistis,
dictāstis1
dictāvērunt,
dictāvēre,
dictārunt1
pluperfect dictāveram,
dictāram1
dictāverās,
dictārās1
dictāverat,
dictārat1
dictāverāmus,
dictārāmus1
dictāverātis,
dictārātis1
dictāverant,
dictārant1
future perfect dictāverō,
dictārō1
dictāveris,
dictāris1
dictāverit,
dictārit1
dictāverimus,
dictārimus1
dictāveritis,
dictāritis1
dictāverint,
dictārint1
passive present dictor dictāris,
dictāre
dictātur dictāmur dictāminī dictantur
imperfect dictābar dictābāris,
dictābāre
dictābātur dictābāmur dictābāminī dictābantur
future dictābor dictāberis,
dictābere
dictābitur dictābimur dictābiminī dictābuntur
perfect dictātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect dictātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect dictātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dictem dictēs dictet dictēmus dictētis dictent
imperfect dictārem dictārēs dictāret dictārēmus dictārētis dictārent
perfect dictāverim,
dictārim1
dictāverīs,
dictārīs1
dictāverit,
dictārit1
dictāverīmus,
dictārīmus1
dictāverītis,
dictārītis1
dictāverint,
dictārint1
pluperfect dictāvissem,
dictāssem1
dictāvissēs,
dictāssēs1
dictāvisset,
dictāsset1
dictāvissēmus,
dictāssēmus1
dictāvissētis,
dictāssētis1
dictāvissent,
dictāssent1
passive present dicter dictēris,
dictēre
dictētur dictēmur dictēminī dictentur
imperfect dictārer dictārēris,
dictārēre
dictārētur dictārēmur dictārēminī dictārentur
perfect dictātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect dictātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dictā dictāte
future dictātō dictātō dictātōte dictantō
passive present dictāre dictāminī
future dictātor dictātor dictantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives dictāre dictāvisse,
dictāsse1
dictātūrum esse dictārī dictātum esse dictātum īrī
participles dictāns dictātūrus dictātus dictandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
dictandī dictandō dictandum dictandō dictātum dictātū

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

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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Participle[edit]

dictō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of dictus

Noun[edit]

dictō

  1. dative/ablative singular of dictum

References[edit]

  • dicto”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • dicto”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • dicto in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to obey a person's orders: dicto audientem esse alicui

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

dicto m (plural dictos)

  1. Obsolete spelling of dito

Adjective[edit]

dicto (feminine dicta, masculine plural dictos, feminine plural dictas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of dito

Verb[edit]

dicto

  1. Obsolete spelling of dito

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

dicto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dictar