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Old French[edit]

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From Latin memorāre, present active infinitive of memorō.



  1. (reflexive, se membrer) to remember; to reflect back on
    • circa 1150, Thomas d'Angleterre, Le Roman de Tristan, page 220 (of the Champion Classiques edition, ISBN 2-7453-0520-4, line 2895:
      Del convenant vus deit membrer
      You must remember the convenant


This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. In the present tense an extra supporting e is needed in the first-person singular indicative and throughout the singular subjunctive, and the third-person singular subjunctive ending -t is lost. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.