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See also: stringò




  1. first-person singular present indicative of stringere
  2. first-person singular present indicative of stringare



From Proto-Indo-European *strenk-. Cognate with Lithuanian stregti(congeal), Old English streccian(stretch), English strong, Danish, Dutch and German streng(strict) and German stramm(stiff).



stringō (present infinitive stringere, perfect active strīnxī, supine strictum); third conjugation

  1. I press, tighten, compress.
  2. I unsheath


   Conjugation of stringo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present stringō stringis stringit stringimus stringitis stringunt
imperfect stringēbam stringēbās stringēbat stringēbāmus stringēbātis stringēbant
future stringam stringēs stringet stringēmus stringētis stringent
perfect strīnxī strīnxistī strīnxit strīnximus strīnxistis strīnxērunt, strīnxēre
pluperfect strīnxeram strīnxerās strīnxerat strīnxerāmus strīnxerātis strīnxerant
future perfect strīnxerō strīnxeris strīnxerit strīnxerimus strīnxeritis strīnxerint
passive present stringor stringeris, stringere stringitur stringimur stringiminī stringuntur
imperfect stringēbar stringēbāris, stringēbāre stringēbātur stringēbāmur stringēbāminī stringēbantur
future stringar stringēris, stringēre stringētur stringēmur stringēminī stringentur
perfect strictus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect strictus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect strictus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present stringam stringās stringat stringāmus stringātis stringant
imperfect stringerem stringerēs stringeret stringerēmus stringerētis stringerent
perfect strīnxerim strīnxerīs strīnxerit strīnxerīmus strīnxerītis strīnxerint
pluperfect strīnxissem strīnxissēs strīnxisset strīnxissēmus strīnxissētis strīnxissent
passive present stringar stringāris, stringāre stringātur stringāmur stringāminī stringantur
imperfect stringerer stringerēris, stringerēre stringerētur stringerēmur stringerēminī stringerentur
perfect strictus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect strictus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present stringe stringite
future stringitō stringitō stringitōte stringuntō
passive present stringere stringiminī
future stringitor stringitor stringuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives stringere strīnxisse strictūrus esse stringī strictus esse strictum īrī
participles stringens strictūrus strictus stringendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
stringere stringendī stringendō stringendum strictum strictū

Derived terms[edit]