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From Proto-Indo-European *skend- (to jump, dart, climb, scale, scan). Cognate with Sanskrit स्कुन्दते (skundate, to jump, rise, lift), स्कन्दति (skándati, to leap, jump, hop, dart, spring, spurt; to assail; to copulate), Sanskrit स्कन्ध (skandhá, trunk, nape, shoulder; branching, scale, ordering), Ancient Greek σκάνδαλον (skándalon, stumbling-block), Sanskrit छन्दस् (chándas, scansion, metrical aspect of verse).

Confer Ancient Greek σκιρτάω (skirtáō, to leap, skip, bound), Sanskrit आस्क्र (āskra, attacking, assaulting; united, joined), Ancient Greek σκαρθμός (skarthmós, leap, dance, prancing).



scandō (present infinitive scandere, perfect active scandī, supine scānsum); third conjugation

  1. I climb, ascend, mount
  2. I clamber


   Conjugation of scandō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present scandō scandis scandit scandimus scanditis scandunt
imperfect scandēbam scandēbās scandēbat scandēbāmus scandēbātis scandēbant
future scandam scandēs scandet scandēmus scandētis scandent
perfect scandī scandistī scandit scandimus scandistis scandērunt, scandēre
pluperfect scanderam scanderās scanderat scanderāmus scanderātis scanderant
future perfect scanderō scanderis scanderit scanderimus scanderitis scanderint
passive present scandor scanderis, scandere scanditur scandimur scandiminī scanduntur
imperfect scandēbar scandēbāris, scandēbāre scandēbātur scandēbāmur scandēbāminī scandēbantur
future scandar scandēris, scandēre scandētur scandēmur scandēminī scandentur
perfect scānsus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect scānsus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect scānsus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present scandam scandās scandat scandāmus scandātis scandant
imperfect scanderem scanderēs scanderet scanderēmus scanderētis scanderent
perfect scanderim scanderīs scanderit scanderīmus scanderītis scanderint
pluperfect scandissem scandissēs scandisset scandissēmus scandissētis scandissent
passive present scandar scandāris, scandāre scandātur scandāmur scandāminī scandantur
imperfect scanderer scanderēris, scanderēre scanderētur scanderēmur scanderēminī scanderentur
perfect scānsus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect scānsus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present scande scandite
future scanditō scanditō scanditōte scanduntō
passive present scandere scandiminī
future scanditor scanditor scanduntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives scandere scandisse scānsūrum esse scandī scānsum esse scānsum īrī
participles scandēns scānsūrus scānsus scandendus, scandundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
scandendī scandendō scandendum scandendō scānsum scānsū

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