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From re- +‎ mittō.



remittō (present infinitive remittere, perfect active remīsī, supine remissum); third conjugation

  1. I send back, I remit, I throw back, I relax, I diminish
    Provinciam remitto.
    I abandon my province.


   Conjugation of remitto (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present remittō remittis remittit remittimus remittitis remittunt
imperfect remittēbam remittēbās remittēbat remittēbāmus remittēbātis remittēbant
future remittam remittēs remittet remittēmus remittētis remittent
perfect remīsī remīsistī remīsit remīsimus remīsistis remīsērunt, remīsēre
pluperfect remīseram remīserās remīserat remīserāmus remīserātis remīserant
future perfect remīserō remīseris remīserit remīserimus remīseritis remīserint
passive present remittor remitteris, remittere remittitur remittimur remittiminī remittuntur
imperfect remittēbar remittēbāris, remittēbāre remittēbātur remittēbāmur remittēbāminī remittēbantur
future remittar remittēris, remittēre remittētur remittēmur remittēminī remittentur
perfect remissus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect remissus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect remissus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present remittam remittās remittat remittāmus remittātis remittant
imperfect remitterem remitterēs remitteret remitterēmus remitterētis remitterent
perfect remīserim remīserīs remīserit remīserīmus remīserītis remīserint
pluperfect remīsissem remīsissēs remīsisset remīsissēmus remīsissētis remīsissent
passive present remittar remittāris, remittāre remittātur remittāmur remittāminī remittantur
imperfect remitterer remitterēris, remitterēre remitterētur remitterēmur remitterēminī remitterentur
perfect remissus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect remissus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present remitte remittite
future remittitō remittitō remittitōte remittuntō
passive present remittere remittiminī
future remittitor remittitor remittuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives remittere remīsisse remissūrus esse remittī remissus esse remissum īrī
participles remittēns remissūrus remissus remittendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
remittere remittendī remittendō remittendum remissum remissū

Derived terms[edit]


  • remitto in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • remitto in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • remitto” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the wind is falling: ventus remittit (opp. increbrescit)
    • to indulge oneself: animum or simply se remittere
    • to relax one's studies: litterarum studia remittere
    • the pain grows less: dolores remittunt, relaxant
    • to live as scrupulously moral a life as ever: nihil ex pristina virtute remittere
    • to separate, be divorced (used of man or woman): nuntium remittere alicui (De Or. 1. 40)
    • to separate (of the woman): repudium remittere viro (Dig. 24. 3)
    • to re-open the courts: iustitium remittere