offero

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Etymology[edit]

From ob (towards) + ferō (bear, carry)

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present active offerō, present infinitive offerre, perfect active obtulī, supine oblātum (irregular)

  1. I bring before, present, offer, show, exhibit; expose.
  2. I bring, cause, confer, bestow; inflict.
  3. (Ecclesiastical Latin) I offer to God, consecrate, dedicate.
  4. (Ecclesiastical Latin) I offer up, sacrifice.

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References[edit]

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