praescribo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From prae- +‎ scribo

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

praescrībō (present infinitive praescrībere, perfect active praescrīpsī, supine praescrīptum); third conjugation

  1. I write in front; I prefix
  2. I order, appoint, direct, command or prescribe

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of praescribo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present praescrībō praescrībis praescrībit praescrībimus praescrībitis praescrībunt
imperfect praescrībēbam praescrībēbās praescrībēbat praescrībēbāmus praescrībēbātis praescrībēbant
future praescrībam praescrībēs praescrībet praescrībēmus praescrībētis praescrībent
perfect praescrīpsī praescrīpsistī praescrīpsit praescrīpsimus praescrīpsistis praescrīpsērunt, praescrīpsēre
pluperfect praescrīpseram praescrīpserās praescrīpserat praescrīpserāmus praescrīpserātis praescrīpserant
future perfect praescrīpserō praescrīpseris praescrīpserit praescrīpserimus praescrīpseritis praescrīpserint
passive present praescrībor praescrīberis, praescrībere praescrībitur praescrībimur praescrībiminī praescrībuntur
imperfect praescrībēbar praescrībēbāris, praescrībēbāre praescrībēbātur praescrībēbāmur praescrībēbāminī praescrībēbantur
future praescrībar praescrībēris, praescrībēre praescrībētur praescrībēmur praescrībēminī praescrībentur
perfect praescrīptus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect praescrīptus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect praescrīptus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present praescrībam praescrībās praescrībat praescrībāmus praescrībātis praescrībant
imperfect praescrīberem praescrīberēs praescrīberet praescrīberēmus praescrīberētis praescrīberent
perfect praescrīpserim praescrīpserīs praescrīpserit praescrīpserīmus praescrīpserītis praescrīpserint
pluperfect praescrīpsissem praescrīpsissēs praescrīpsisset praescrīpsissēmus praescrīpsissētis praescrīpsissent
passive present praescrībar praescrībāris, praescrībāre praescrībātur praescrībāmur praescrībāminī praescrībantur
imperfect praescrīberer praescrīberēris, praescrīberēre praescrīberētur praescrīberēmur praescrīberēminī praescrīberentur
perfect praescrīptus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect praescrīptus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present praescrībe praescrībite
future praescrībitō praescrībitō praescrībitōte praescrībuntō
passive present praescrībere praescrībiminī
future praescrībitor praescrībitor praescrībuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives praescrībere praescrīpsisse praescrīptūrus esse praescrībī praescrīptus esse praescrīptum īrī
participles praescrībēns praescrīptūrus praescrīptus praescrībendus

Descendants[edit]