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Alternative forms[edit]


Deponent form of partiō (share, part), from pars (part, piece).



partior (present infinitive partīrī, perfect active -); fourth conjugation, deponent

  1. Alternative form of partiō ("I share"; "distribute").
    • 8 CE, Ovid, Metamorphoses 7.652
      vota Iovi solvo populisque recentibus urbem / partior
      I fulfilled my prayer to Jove, and divided the city amongst this new people,

Usage notes[edit]

Used more often in Classical Latin than partiō.


   Conjugation of partior (fourth conjugation, deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present partior partīris, partīre partītur partīmur partīminī partiuntur
imperfect partiēbar partiēbāris, partiēbāre partiēbātur partiēbāmur partiēbāminī partiēbantur
future partiar partiēris, partiēre partiētur partiēmur partiēminī partientur
perfect partītus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect partītus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect partītus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present partiar partiāris, partiāre partiātur partiāmur partiāminī partiantur
imperfect partīrer partīrēris, partīrēre partīrētur partīrēmur partīrēminī partīrentur
perfect partītus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect partītus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present partīre partīminī
future partītor partītor partiuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives partīrī partītus esse partītūrus esse
participles partiēns partītus partītūrus partiendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
partīrī partiendī partiendō partiendum partītum partītū

Derived terms[edit]



  • partior in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • partior in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to analyse a general division into its specific parts: genus universum in species certas partiri et dividere (Or. 33. 117)