opinor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *opīnus (in inopīnus, necopīnus), possibly from Proto-Indo-European *op- ‎(to prefer, choose), whence optō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

opīnor ‎(present infinitive opīnārī, perfect active opīnātus sum); first conjugation, deponent

  1. I suppose, imagine, deem, think or judge

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of opinor (first conjugation, deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present opīnor opīnāris, opīnāre opīnātur opīnāmur opīnāminī opīnantur
imperfect opīnābar opīnābāris, opīnābāre opīnābātur opīnābāmur opīnābāminī opīnābantur
future opīnābor opīnāberis, opīnābere opīnābitur opīnābimur opīnābiminī opīnābuntur
perfect opīnātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect opīnātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect opīnātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present opīner opīnēris, opīnēre opīnētur opīnēmur opīnēminī opīnentur
imperfect opīnārer opīnārēris, opīnārēre opīnārētur opīnārēmur opīnārēminī opīnārentur
perfect opīnātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect opīnātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present opīnāre opīnāminī
future opīnātor opīnātor opīnantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives opīnārī opīnātus esse opīnātūrus esse opīnātum īrī
participles opīnāns opīnātus opīnātūrus opīnandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
opīnārī opīnandī opīnandō opīnandum opīnātum opīnātū

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • opinor” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • opine”, in The Century Dictionary, New York: The Century Co., 1911
  • Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag