liceo

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare French lycée

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /liˈt͡seo/
  • Hyphenation: li‧ce‧o
  • Rhymes: -eo

Noun[edit]

liceo (accusative singular liceon, plural liceoj, accusative plural liceojn)

  1. (France, Italy) secondary school
    Synonyms: gimnazio, mezlernejo

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ReVo:lice


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (northern Italy) IPA(key): /liˈt͡ʃe.o/
  • (central Italy, southern Italy) IPA(key): /liˈt͡ʃɛ.o/
  • (file)
  • (northern Italy) Rhymes: -eo
  • (central Italy, southern Italy) Rhymes: -ɛo
  • Hyphenation: li‧cè‧o

Noun[edit]

liceo m (plural licei)

  1. A type of Italian secondary school/high school focused on the study of humanistic subjects; lyceum
    Hypernyms: scuola secondaria (secondary school), scuola superiore (high school)
    Hyponyms: liceo classico (classical lyceum), liceo scientifico (scientific lyceum, focused on the study of mathematics and scientific subjects), liceo moderno (dated, linguistic lyceum), liceo linguistico (linguistic lyceum, focused on the study of foreign languages), liceo artistico (art lyceum, focused on the study of art subjects)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *leyk- (to prepare for sale). Cognate with liceor and licet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

liceō (present infinitive licēre, perfect active licuī, supine licitum); second conjugation, no passive

  1. I am for sale
  2. I have a price; I fetch; I value

Conjugation[edit]

   Conjugation of liceō (second conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present liceō licēs licet licēmus licētis licent
imperfect licēbam licēbās licēbat licēbāmus licēbātis licēbant
future licēbō licēbis licēbit licēbimus licēbitis licēbunt
perfect licuī licuistī licuit licuimus licuistis licuērunt, licuēre
pluperfect licueram licuerās licuerat licuerāmus licuerātis licuerant
future perfect licuerō licueris licuerit licuerimus licueritis licuerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present liceam liceās liceat liceāmus liceātis liceant
imperfect licērem licērēs licēret licērēmus licērētis licērent
perfect licuerim licuerīs licuerit licuerīmus licuerītis licuerint
pluperfect licuissem licuissēs licuisset licuissēmus licuissētis licuissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present licē licēte
future licētō licētō licētōte licentō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives licēre licuisse licitūrum esse
participles licēns licitūrus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
licendī licendō licendum licendō licitum licitū

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin lyceum, from Ancient Greek Λύκειον (Lúkeion) (the name of a gymnasium, or athletic training facility, near Athens where Aristotle established his school), from Λύκειος ("Lycian" or "wolf-killer"). Probably influenced or derived directly from French lycée.

Noun[edit]

liceo m (plural liceos)

  1. (Latin America) secondary school, high school (in some countries).