sero

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See also: śero, séró, sero-, and séro-

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin serum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsero]
  • Rhymes: -ero
  • Hyphenation: se‧ro

Noun[edit]

sero (accusative singular seron, plural seroj, accusative plural serojn)

  1. serum

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from pesero (shareholder) as peng- +‎ sero, from earlier persero, from Portuguese parceiro (business partner), from Old Portuguese parceiro, from Late Latin partiārius, from Latin partiō, from pars.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈse.ro]
  • Hyphenation: sé‧ro

Noun[edit]

sero (plural sero-sero, first-person possessive seroku, second-person possessive seromu, third-person possessive seronya)

  1. (finance, trading) stock, the capital raised by a company through the issue of shares.
    Synonyms: andil, saham

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

sero (plural seros)

  1. serum

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *sizō, from Proto-Indo-European *sish₁éti, the reduplicated present of *seh₁- (to sow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

serō (present infinitive serere, perfect active sēvī, supine satum); third conjugation

  1. I sow, plant.
    Synonyms: īnserō, disserō, obserō
    • c. 45 BCE, Cicero, Tusculan Disputations 1.30:
      "Serit arborēs, quae alterī saeclō prōsint", ut ait <Statius> in Synephebis, []
      "He plants the trees, so that they may serve another generation", as Caecilius Statius says in his Synephebi, []
  2. (of persons) I beget, bring forth, produce.
  3. (figuratively) I found, establish; scatter, spread, disseminate; propagate; excite; cause, produce.
Conjugation[edit]
   Conjugation of serō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serō seris serit serimus seritis serunt
imperfect serēbam serēbās serēbat serēbāmus serēbātis serēbant
future seram serēs seret serēmus serētis serent
perfect sēvī sēvistī,
sēstī1
sēvit,
sēt1
sēvimus,
sēmus1
sēvistis,
sēstis1
sēvērunt,
sēvēre,
sērunt1
pluperfect sēveram,
sēram1
sēverās,
sērās1
sēverat,
sērat1
sēverāmus,
sērāmus1
sēverātis,
sērātis1
sēverant,
sērant1
future perfect sēverō,
sērō1
sēveris,
sēris1
sēverit,
sērit1
sēverimus,
sērimus1
sēveritis,
sēritis1
sēverint,
sērint1
passive present seror sereris,
serere
seritur serimur seriminī seruntur
imperfect serēbar serēbāris,
serēbāre
serēbātur serēbāmur serēbāminī serēbantur
future serar serēris,
serēre
serētur serēmur serēminī serentur
perfect satus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect satus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect satus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present seram serās serat serāmus serātis serant
imperfect sererem sererēs sereret sererēmus sererētis sererent
perfect sēverim,
sērim1
sēverīs,
sērīs1
sēverit,
sērit1
sēverīmus,
sērīmus1
sēverītis,
sērītis1
sēverint,
sērint1
pluperfect sēvissem,
sēssem1
sēvissēs,
sēssēs1
sēvisset,
sēsset1
sēvissēmus,
sēssēmus1
sēvissētis,
sēssētis1
sēvissent,
sēssent1
passive present serar serāris,
serāre
serātur serāmur serāminī serantur
imperfect sererer sererēris,
sererēre
sererētur sererēmur sererēminī sererentur
perfect satus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect satus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sere serite
future seritō seritō seritōte seruntō
passive present serere seriminī
future seritor seritor seruntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives serere sēvisse,
sēsse1
satūrum esse serī satum esse satum īrī
participles serēns satūrus satus serendus,
serundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
serendī serendō serendum serendō satum satū

1At least one rare poetic syncopated perfect form is attested.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Italic *serō, from Proto-Indo-European *ser- (to bind, put together, to line up); compare Ancient Greek εἴρω (eírō), Sanskrit सरत् (sarat), Old Lithuanian Lithuanian sėris (filament), Old English serc (shirt, coat of mail). More at sark.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

serō (present infinitive serere, perfect active seruī, supine sertum); third conjugation

  1. (perh. only as past pple.) I link together, entwine, interlace.
  2. (transferred sense) I join in a series, string together.
  3. (certāmina, proelia etc.) I join a battle, engage in conflict.
    Synonyms: repugnō, pugnō, contendō, dēcernō, concurrō, certō, bellō, dīmicō, cōnflīgō, committō
  4. (sermōnēs, colloquia etc.) I engage in conversation, parley.
Conjugation[edit]
   Conjugation of serō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serō seris serit serimus seritis serunt
imperfect serēbam serēbās serēbat serēbāmus serēbātis serēbant
future seram serēs seret serēmus serētis serent
perfect seruī seruistī seruit seruimus seruistis seruērunt,
seruēre
pluperfect serueram seruerās seruerat seruerāmus seruerātis seruerant
future perfect seruerō serueris seruerit seruerimus serueritis seruerint
passive present seror sereris,
serere
seritur serimur seriminī seruntur
imperfect serēbar serēbāris,
serēbāre
serēbātur serēbāmur serēbāminī serēbantur
future serar serēris,
serēre
serētur serēmur serēminī serentur
perfect sertus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect sertus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect sertus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present seram serās serat serāmus serātis serant
imperfect sererem sererēs sereret sererēmus sererētis sererent
perfect seruerim seruerīs seruerit seruerīmus seruerītis seruerint
pluperfect seruissem seruissēs seruisset seruissēmus seruissētis seruissent
passive present serar serāris,
serāre
serātur serāmur serāminī serantur
imperfect sererer sererēris,
sererēre
sererētur sererēmur sererēminī sererentur
perfect sertus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect sertus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sere serite
future seritō seritō seritōte seruntō
passive present serere seriminī
future seritor seritor seruntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives serere seruisse sertūrum esse serī sertum esse sertum īrī
participles serēns sertūrus sertus serendus,
serundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
serendī serendō serendum serendō sertum sertū
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From sera (bar for fastening doors), itself from serō (to bind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

serō (present infinitive serāre, perfect active serāvī, supine serātum); first conjugation

  1. (Late Latin) I fasten (with a bolt), bar, bolt.
Conjugation[edit]
   Conjugation of serō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serō serās serat serāmus serātis serant
imperfect serābam serābās serābat serābāmus serābātis serābant
future serābō serābis serābit serābimus serābitis serābunt
perfect serāvī serāvistī serāvit serāvimus serāvistis serāvērunt,
serāvēre
pluperfect serāveram serāverās serāverat serāverāmus serāverātis serāverant
future perfect serāverō serāveris serāverit serāverimus serāveritis serāverint
passive present seror serāris,
serāre
serātur serāmur serāminī serantur
imperfect serābar serābāris,
serābāre
serābātur serābāmur serābāminī serābantur
future serābor serāberis,
serābere
serābitur serābimur serābiminī serābuntur
perfect serātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect serātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect serātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serem serēs seret serēmus serētis serent
imperfect serārem serārēs serāret serārēmus serārētis serārent
perfect serāverim serāverīs serāverit serāverīmus serāverītis serāverint
pluperfect serāvissem serāvissēs serāvisset serāvissēmus serāvissētis serāvissent
passive present serer serēris,
serēre
serētur serēmur serēminī serentur
imperfect serārer serārēris,
serārēre
serārētur serārēmur serārēminī serārentur
perfect serātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect serātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present serā serāte
future serātō serātō serātōte serantō
passive present serāre serāminī
future serātor serātor serantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives serāre serāvisse serātūrum esse serārī serātum esse serātum īrī
participles serāns serātūrus serātus serandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
serandī serandō serandum serandō serātum serātū
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From sērus (late).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sērō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of sērus

Adverb[edit]

sērō (comparative sērius, superlative sērissimē)

  1. At a late hour, late, tardily.
  2. Too late.
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

serō

  1. dative/ablative singular of serum (whey; serum)

References[edit]


Lindu[edit]

Noun[edit]

sero

  1. shovel

Mapudungun[edit]

Mapudungun cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : sero

Numeral[edit]

sero (Raguileo spelling)

  1. zero

Old Saxon[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sero (comparative mēr, superlative mēst)

  1. much

Papiamentu[edit]

Papiamentu cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : sero

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cero and Portuguese zero and Kabuverdianu zéru.

Numeral[edit]

sero

  1. zero (0)

Sardinian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sērō adverb form of sērus (late). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁-ro-. Compare Italian sera, French soir, Venetian séra, Friulian sere, Sicilian sira, Romanian seară, Romansch saira.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sero f (plural seros)

  1. evening

Tagalog[edit]

Tagalog cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : sero
Tagalog cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : sero

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cero.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: se‧ro
  • IPA(key): /ˈseɾo/
  • (file)

Numeral[edit]

sero (Baybayin spelling ᜐᜒᜇᜓ)

  1. zero
    Synonym: awan

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

sero

  1. nothing; naught

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

sero

  1. zero

Noun[edit]

sero m (plural seroau, not mutable)

  1. zero
    Synonym: dim

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “sero”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies