prohibeo

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Etymology[edit]

From prō + habeō (I have).

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present active prohibeō, present infinitive prohibēre, perfect active prohibuī, supine prohibitum

  1. I hold back or before, keep off, restrain; avert; prevent, hinder.
  2. I forbid, prohibit.
  3. I keep, preserve, defend, protect.
  4. I keep someone (Accusative) off something (Ablative)

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References[edit]

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