nascor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier gnāscor, from Proto-Italic *gnāskōr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₁-. Cognate with Ancient Greek γεννάω (gennáō, to beget).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

nāscor (present infinitive nāscī, perfect active nātus sum); third conjugation, deponent

  1. I am born, begotten
  2. I arise, proceed
  3. I grow, spring forth

Inflection[edit]

Note: Future participle is sometimes nāscitūrus.

Conjugation of nascor (third conjugation, deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present nāscor nāsceris, nāscere nāscitur nāscimur nāsciminī nāscuntur
imperfect nāscēbar nāscēbāris, nāscēbāre nāscēbātur nāscēbāmur nāscēbāminī nāscēbantur
future nāscar nāscēris, nāscēre nāscētur nāscēmur nāscēminī nāscentur
perfect nātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect nātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect nātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present nāscar nāscāris, nāscāre nāscātur nāscāmur nāscāminī nāscantur
imperfect nāscerer nāscerēris, nāscerēre nāscerētur nāscerēmur nāscerēminī nāscerentur
perfect nātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect nātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present nāscere nāsciminī
future nāscitor nāscitor nāscuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives nāscī nātus esse nātūrus esse nātum īrī
participles nāscēns nātus nātūrus nāscendus

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References[edit]

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