obsideo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ob ‎(before) + sedeō ‎(I sit).

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Verb[edit]

obsideō ‎(present infinitive obsidēre, perfect active obsēdī, supine obsessum); second conjugation

  1. I sit, remain, abide, stay.
  2. I frequent, haunt, inhabit.
  3. (military) I beset, besiege, hem in.
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Daniel 1:1
      anno tertio regni Ioachim regis Iuda venit Nabuchodonosor rex Babylonis Hierusalem et obsedit eam
      In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah came Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon unto Jerusalem, and besieged it.
  4. I occupy, fill, possess.
  5. I watch closely; I am on the lookout for.

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of obsideo (second conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present obsideō obsidēs obsidet obsidēmus obsidētis obsident
imperfect obsidēbam obsidēbās obsidēbat obsidēbāmus obsidēbātis obsidēbant
future obsidēbō obsidēbis obsidēbit obsidēbimus obsidēbitis obsidēbunt
perfect obsēdī obsēdistī obsēdit obsēdimus obsēdistis obsēdērunt, obsēdēre
pluperfect obsēderam obsēderās obsēderat obsēderāmus obsēderātis obsēderant
future perfect obsēderō obsēderis obsēderit obsēderimus obsēderitis obsēderint
passive present obsideor obsidēris, obsidēre obsidētur obsidēmur obsidēminī obsidentur
imperfect obsidēbar obsidēbāris, obsidēbāre obsidēbātur obsidēbāmur obsidēbāminī obsidēbantur
future obsidēbor obsidēberis, obsidēbere obsidēbitur obsidēbimur obsidēbiminī obsidēbuntur
perfect obsessus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect obsessus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect obsessus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present obsideam obsideās obsideat obsideāmus obsideātis obsideant
imperfect obsidērem obsidērēs obsidēret obsidērēmus obsidērētis obsidērent
perfect obsēderim obsēderīs obsēderit obsēderīmus obsēderītis obsēderint
pluperfect obsēdissem obsēdissēs obsēdisset obsēdissēmus obsēdissētis obsēdissent
passive present obsidear obsideāris, obsideāre obsideātur obsideāmur obsideāminī obsideantur
imperfect obsidērer obsidērēris, obsidērēre obsidērētur obsidērēmur obsidērēminī obsidērentur
perfect obsessus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect obsessus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present obsidē obsidēte
future obsidētō obsidētō obsidētōte obsidentō
passive present obsidēre obsidēminī
future obsidētor obsidētor obsidentor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives obsidēre obsēdisse obsessūrus esse obsidērī obsessus esse obsessum īrī
participles obsidēns obsessūrus obsessus obsidendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
obsidēre obsidendī obsidendō obsidendum obsessum obsessū

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