incubo

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See also: incubò, incubó, and íncubo

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

incubo m (plural incubi)

  1. nightmare, incubus

Verb[edit]

incubo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of incubare

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

in- +‎ cubō (I lie down)

Verb[edit]

incubō (present infinitive incubāre, perfect active incubuī, supine incubitum); first conjugation, no passive

  1. I lie in or on.
  2. I sit upon to brood or hatch.
  3. I abide in; I inhabit.
  4. (figuratively) I brood over.
  5. (figuratively) I weigh upon; I am a burden to.
  6. I settle on; I attach to.
Conjugation[edit]
   Conjugation of incubo (first conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present incubō incubās incubat incubāmus incubātis incubant
imperfect incubābam incubābās incubābat incubābāmus incubābātis incubābant
future incubābō incubābis incubābit incubābimus incubābitis incubābunt
perfect incubuī incubuistī incubuit incubuimus incubuistis incubuērunt, incubuēre
pluperfect incubueram incubuerās incubuerat incubuerāmus incubuerātis incubuerant
future perfect incubuerō incubueris incubuerit incubuerimus incubueritis incubuerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present incubem incubēs incubet incubēmus incubētis incubent
imperfect incubārem incubārēs incubāret incubārēmus incubārētis incubārent
perfect incubuerim incubuerīs incubuerit incubuerīmus incubuerītis incubuerint
pluperfect incubuissem incubuissēs incubuisset incubuissēmus incubuissētis incubuissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present incubā incubāte
future incubātō incubātō incubātōte incubantō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives incubāre incubuisse incubitūrus esse
participles incubāns incubitūrus
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • incŭbo¹” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Etymology 2[edit]

incubō¹ (I lie upon”, “I brood over”, “I am a burden to) +‎ (suffix forming masculine agent nouns)

Noun[edit]

incubō m (genitive incubōnis); third declension

  1. one who lies upon something
  2. a spirit who watches over buried treasure
  3. an incubus, nightmare
Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative incubo incubōnēs
genitive incubōnis incubōnum
dative incubōnī incubōnibus
accusative incubōnem incubōnēs
ablative incubōne incubōnibus
vocative incubo incubōnēs
Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • incŭbo²” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Etymology 3[edit]

Regularly declined forms of incubus.

Noun[edit]

incubō m

  1. dative singular of incubus
  2. ablative singular of incubus

Related terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

incubo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of incubar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

incubo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of incubar.