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See also: interrogó and interrogò




  1. first-person singular present indicative form of interrogar




  1. first-person singular present indicative of interrogare




From inter (between; among) +‎ rogō (ask; request).



interrogō (present infinitive interrogāre, perfect active interrogāvī, supine interrogātum); first conjugation

  1. (transitive) I ask, question, inquire, consult.
  2. (law, transitive) I examine, interrogate, question judicially
  3. (transitive, often with lege) I seek a legal action against, go to law with, arraign, indict, sue.
  4. (intransitive) I argue, reason (syllogistically).


   Conjugation of interrogo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present interrogō interrogās interrogat interrogāmus interrogātis interrogant
imperfect interrogābam interrogābās interrogābat interrogābāmus interrogābātis interrogābant
future interrogābō interrogābis interrogābit interrogābimus interrogābitis interrogābunt
perfect interrogāvī interrogāvistī, interrogāsti1 interrogāvit interrogāvimus interrogāvistis, interrogāstis1 interrogāvērunt, interrogāvēre
pluperfect interrogāveram interrogāverās interrogāverat interrogāverāmus interrogāverātis interrogāverant
future perfect interrogāverō interrogāveris interrogāverit interrogāverimus interrogāveritis interrogāverint
passive present interrogor interrogāris, interrogāre interrogātur interrogāmur interrogāminī interrogantur
imperfect interrogābar interrogābāris, interrogābāre interrogābātur interrogābāmur interrogābāminī interrogābantur
future interrogābor interrogāberis, interrogābere interrogābitur interrogābimur interrogābiminī interrogābuntur
perfect interrogātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect interrogātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect interrogātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present interrogem interrogēs interroget interrogēmus interrogētis interrogent
imperfect interrogārem interrogārēs interrogāret interrogārēmus interrogārētis interrogārent
perfect interrogāverim interrogāverīs interrogāverit interrogāverīmus interrogāverītis interrogāverint
pluperfect interrogāvissem, interrogāssem1 interrogāvissēs, interrogāsses1 interrogāvisset, interrogāsset1 interrogāvissēmus, interrogāssemus1 interrogāvissētis, interrogāssetis1 interrogāvissent, interrogāssent1
passive present interroger interrogēris, interrogēre interrogētur interrogēmur interrogēminī interrogentur
imperfect interrogārer interrogārēris, interrogārēre interrogārētur interrogārēmur interrogārēminī interrogārentur
perfect interrogātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect interrogātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present interrogā interrogāte
future interrogātō interrogātō interrogātōte interrogantō
passive present interrogāre interrogāminī
future interrogātor interrogātor interrogantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives interrogāre interrogāvisse, interrogāsse1 interrogātūrus esse interrogārī interrogātus esse interrogātum īrī
participles interrogāns interrogātūrus interrogātus interrogandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
interrogāre interrogandī interrogandō interrogandum interrogātum interrogātū

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

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  • interrogo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • interrogo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • interrogo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to cross-examine cleverly, put leading questions: bene interrogare
    • to ask the opinion of..: sententiam rogare, interrogare




  1. first-person singular present indicative of interrogar




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