seguire

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See also: seguiré

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *sequīre of deponent Classical Latin sequī, from Proto-Italic *sekʷōr, from Proto-Indo-European *sékʷetor, derived from the root *sekʷ- (follow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /seˈɡwi.re/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ire
  • Hyphenation: se‧guì‧re

Verb[edit]

seguìre (first-person singular present séguo or sèguo[1], first-person singular past historic seguìi, past participle seguìto, auxiliary (transitive) avere or (intransitive) essere)

  1. (transitive) to follow, to pursue
  2. (transitive) to follow (a path), to go in a certain direction
  3. (transitive) to follow (an order), to carry out
  4. (transitive) to follow (an interest), to take an interest in
  5. (intransitive) to follow, to come after (to follow in a succession) [auxiliary essere]

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: segue

References[edit]

  1. ^ seguo in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)