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From Latin fascis (with a change in declension), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰasko (bundle, band).


  • IPA(key): /ˈfa.ʃo/, [ˈfäʃʃo̞]
  • Hyphenation: fà‧scio


fascio m (plural fasci)

  1. bundle (of wood)
  2. (by extension) a group or association
  3. sheaf (of hay)
  4. bunch (of flowers)
  5. beam (of light)
  6. fasces (especially in plural)
  7. fascism
  8. (slang) a fascist
  9. (mathematics) sheaf
  10. (anatomy) fasciculus, bundle



  1. first-person singular present indicative of fasciare

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Post-Classical. From fascia +‎ .



fasciō (present infinitive fasciāre, perfect active fasciāvī, supine fasciātum); first conjugation

  1. (rare) I envelop with bands, swathe.


   Conjugation of fasciō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fasciō fasciās fasciat fasciāmus fasciātis fasciant
imperfect fasciābam fasciābās fasciābat fasciābāmus fasciābātis fasciābant
future fasciābō fasciābis fasciābit fasciābimus fasciābitis fasciābunt
perfect fasciāvī fasciāvistī fasciāvit fasciāvimus fasciāvistis fasciāvērunt, fasciāvēre
pluperfect fasciāveram fasciāverās fasciāverat fasciāverāmus fasciāverātis fasciāverant
future perfect fasciāverō fasciāveris fasciāverit fasciāverimus fasciāveritis fasciāverint
passive present fascior fasciāris, fasciāre fasciātur fasciāmur fasciāminī fasciantur
imperfect fasciābar fasciābāris, fasciābāre fasciābātur fasciābāmur fasciābāminī fasciābantur
future fasciābor fasciāberis, fasciābere fasciābitur fasciābimur fasciābiminī fasciābuntur
perfect fasciātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect fasciātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect fasciātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fasciem fasciēs fasciet fasciēmus fasciētis fascient
imperfect fasciārem fasciārēs fasciāret fasciārēmus fasciārētis fasciārent
perfect fasciāverim fasciāverīs fasciāverit fasciāverīmus fasciāverītis fasciāverint
pluperfect fasciāvissem fasciāvissēs fasciāvisset fasciāvissēmus fasciāvissētis fasciāvissent
passive present fascier fasciēris, fasciēre fasciētur fasciēmur fasciēminī fascientur
imperfect fasciārer fasciārēris, fasciārēre fasciārētur fasciārēmur fasciārēminī fasciārentur
perfect fasciātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect fasciātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fasciā fasciāte
future fasciātō fasciātō fasciātōte fasciantō
passive present fasciāre fasciāminī
future fasciātor fasciātor fasciantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives fasciāre fasciāvisse fasciātūrum esse fasciārī fasciātum esse fasciātum īrī
participles fasciāns fasciātūrus fasciātus fasciandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
fasciandī fasciandō fasciandum fasciandō fasciātum fasciātū