subicio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sub (under, beneath; at the foot of; close to) + iaciō (throw, hurl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active subiciō, present infinitive subicere, perfect active subiēcī, supine subiectum

  1. I throw, lay, place or bring under or near.
  2. I supply.
  3. I forge, counterfeit.
  4. I subject, submit.
  5. I prompt, propose.

Usage notes[edit]

In pre-Augustan and Augustan poetry, the first syllable of verb forms was sometimes marked long by poets, but this was generally shortened by post-Augustan poets.

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References[edit]

  • subicio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879