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From prō + mereō ‎(earn, merit, deserve).



prōmereō ‎(present infinitive prōmerēre, perfect active prōmeruī, supine prōmeritum); second conjugation

  1. I am deserving of, deserve, merit, earn.
  2. (by extension) I acquire, earn, gain, get, win.


   Conjugation of promereo (second conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prōmereō prōmerēs prōmeret prōmerēmus prōmerētis prōmerent
imperfect prōmerēbam prōmerēbās prōmerēbat prōmerēbāmus prōmerēbātis prōmerēbant
future prōmerēbō prōmerēbis prōmerēbit prōmerēbimus prōmerēbitis prōmerēbunt
perfect prōmeruī prōmeruistī prōmeruit prōmeruimus prōmeruistis prōmeruērunt, prōmeruēre
pluperfect prōmerueram prōmeruerās prōmeruerat prōmeruerāmus prōmeruerātis prōmeruerant
future perfect prōmeruerō prōmerueris prōmeruerit prōmeruerimus prōmerueritis prōmeruerint
passive present prōmereor prōmerēris, prōmerēre prōmerētur prōmerēmur prōmerēminī prōmerentur
imperfect prōmerēbar prōmerēbāris, prōmerēbāre prōmerēbātur prōmerēbāmur prōmerēbāminī prōmerēbantur
future prōmerēbor prōmerēberis, prōmerēbere prōmerēbitur prōmerēbimur prōmerēbiminī prōmerēbuntur
perfect prōmeritus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect prōmeritus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect prōmeritus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prōmeream prōmereās prōmereat prōmereāmus prōmereātis prōmereant
imperfect prōmerērem prōmerērēs prōmerēret prōmerērēmus prōmerērētis prōmerērent
perfect prōmeruerim prōmeruerīs prōmeruerit prōmeruerīmus prōmeruerītis prōmeruerint
pluperfect prōmeruissem prōmeruissēs prōmeruisset prōmeruissēmus prōmeruissētis prōmeruissent
passive present prōmerear prōmereāris, prōmereāre prōmereātur prōmereāmur prōmereāminī prōmereantur
imperfect prōmerērer prōmerērēris, prōmerērēre prōmerērētur prōmerērēmur prōmerērēminī prōmerērentur
perfect prōmeritus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect prōmeritus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prōmerē prōmerēte
future prōmerētō prōmerētō prōmerētōte prōmerentō
passive present prōmerēre prōmerēminī
future prōmerētor prōmerētor prōmerentor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives prōmerēre prōmeruisse prōmeritūrus esse prōmerērī prōmeritus esse prōmeritum īrī
participles prōmerēns prōmeritūrus prōmeritus prōmerendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
prōmerēre prōmerendī prōmerendō prōmerendum prōmeritum prōmeritū

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