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madidus, madida, madidum

wet, moist; dripping, juicy; sodden, drenched; drunk, tipsy; steeped in

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mens, mentis F

mind; reason, intellect, judgment; plan, intention, frame of mind; courage

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metus, metus M

fear, anxiety; dread, awe; object of awe/dread

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misceo, miscere, miscui, mixtus

mix, mingle; embroil; confound; stir up

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miser, misera -um, miserior -or -us, miserrimus -a -um

poor, miserable, wretched, unfortunate, unhappy, distressing

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mitto, mittere, misi, missus

send, throw, hurl, cast; let out, release, dismiss; disregard

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modo

only, merely; just now/recently, lately; presently

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moles, molis F

large mass; rock/boulder; heap/lump/pile, bulk; monster; mole/jetty/dam/dike

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mollio, mollire, mollivi, mollitus

soften, mitigate, make easier; civilize, tame, enfeeble

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mollis, molle, mollior -or -us, mollissimus -a -um

soft; flexible/supple/loose/pliant; mild/tolerable; easy; calm

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mox

soon, next

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mugio, mugire, mugivi, mugitus

low, bellow; make a loud deep noise

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mulceo, mulcere, mulsi, mulsus

stroke, touch lightly, fondle, soothe, appease, charm, flatter, delight

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multus, multa -um, -, plurimus -a -um

much, many, great, many a; large, intense, assiduous; tedious

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mundus, munda -um, mundior -or -us, mundissimus -a -um

clean, cleanly, nice, neat, elegant, delicate; refined, pure

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mundus, mundi M

universe, heavens; world, mankind; toilet/dress, ornament, decoration

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nebula, nebulae F

mist, fog; cloud; thin film, veneer; obscurity

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nec

nor; and not, not, neither, not even

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nemus, nemoris N

wood, forest

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nescio, nescire, nescivi, nescitus

not know; be ignorant/unfamiliar/unaware/unacquainted/unable/unwilling

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nimbus, nimbi M

rainstorm, cloud

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nitor, niti, nisus sum

press/lean upon; struggle; advance; depend on; strive, labor

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noceo, nocere, nocui, nocitus

harm, hurt; injure

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nos

we

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nox, noctis F

night

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nubes, nubis F

cloud/mist/haze/dust/smoke; sky/air; billowy formation; swarm/multitude

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nubilus, nubila, nubilum

cloudy; lowering

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nuper, -, nuperrime

recently, not long ago; in recent years/our own time; latest in series

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nympha, nymphae F

nymph; water; bride; young maiden

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obruo, obruere, obrui, obrutus

cover up, hide, bury; overwhelm, ruin; crush

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occupo, occupare, occupavi, occupatus

seize; gain; overtake; capture, occupy; attack

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ocis, oce, ocior -or -us, ocissimus -a -um

swift/rapid, at speed; arriving/appearing/occurring earlier/sooner

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ops, opis F

power, might; help; influence; resources/wealth

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opus, operis N

need; work; fortifications, works

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osculum, osculi N

kiss; mouth; lips; orifice; mouthpiece

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ossum, ossi N

bone; kernel; heartwood; stone

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palus, paludis F

swamp, marsh

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pareo, parere, parui, paritus

obey, be subject/obedient to; submit/yield/comply; pay attention; attend to

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pario, parere, peperi, partus

bear; give birth to; beget, bring forth; produce, lay; create; acquire

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parvus, parva -um, minor -or -us, minimus -a -um

small, little, cheap; unimportant; smallest, least

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pastor, pastoris M

shepherd, herdsman

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patrius, patria, patrium

father's, paternal; ancestral

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pectus, pectoris N

breast, heart; feeling, soul, mind

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pendo, pendere, pependi, pensus

weigh out; pay, pay out

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perpetuus, perpetua, perpetuum

continuous, uninterpreted; whole; perpetual, lasting; everlasting

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pharetra, pharetrae F

quiver

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placeo, placere, placui, placitus

please, satisfy, give pleasure to

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placidus, placida, placidum

gentle, calm, mild, peaceful, placid

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poena, poenae F

penalty, punishment; revenge/retribution

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post

behind, after; subordinate to

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potens, potentis (gen.), potentior -or -us, potentissimus -a -um

powerful, strong; capable; mighty

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precor, precari, precatus sum

beg/implore/entreat; wish/pray for/to; pray, supplicate, beseech

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prex, precis F

prayer, request

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pronus, prona, pronum

leaning forward; prone

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prosum, prodesse, profui, profuturus

be useful, be advantageous, benefit, profit

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protinus

straight on, forward; immediately; without pause; at once

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pudor, pudoris M

decency, shame; sense of honor; modesty; bashfulness

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pugno, pugnare, pugnavi, pugnatus

fight; dispute

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pulso, pulsare, pulsavi, pulsatus

beat; pulsate

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puto, putare, putavi, putatus

think, believe, suppose, hold; reckon, estimate, value; clear up, settle

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quantus, quanta, quantum

how great; how much/many; of what size/amount/degree/number/worth/price

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queror, queri, questus sum

complain; protest, grumble, gripe; make formal complaint in court of law

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quicumque, cuiuscumque

who/whatever, no matter who/what, in any time/way, however small

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quidam, quaedam, quoddam

a certain thing

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quidem

indeed, certainly, even, at least; ne...quidem-- not...even

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quisquam, cuiusquam

any, anyone anything; any man, any person

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quisquis

whoever; every one who; whoever it be; everyone; each

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quod

with respect to which

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ramus, rami M

branch, bough

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rapio, rapere, rapui, raptus

drag off; snatch; destroy; seize, carry off; pillage; hurry

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recedo, recedere, recessi, recessus

recede, go back, withdraw, ebb; retreat; retire; move/keep/pass/slip away

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recens, (gen.), recentis

fresh, recent; rested

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recipio, recipere, recepi, receptus

keep back; recover; undertake; guarantee; accept, take in; take back

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redeo, redire, redivi(ii), reditus

return, go back, give back; fall back on, revert to; respond, pay back

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refero, referre, rettuli, relatus

bring/carry back/again/home; move/draw/force back, withdraw; go back, return

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regnum, regni N

royal power; power; control; kingdom

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rego, regere, rexi, rectus

rule, guide; manage, direct

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removeo, removere, removi, remotus

move back; put away; withdraw; remove

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reparo, reparare, reparavi, reparatus

prepare again; renew, revive

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reperio, reperire, repperi, repertus

discover, learn; light on; find/obtain/get; find out/to be, get to know; invent

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res, rei F

thing; event/affair/business; fact; cause; property

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resto, restare, restiti, -

stand firm; stay behind; be left, be left over; remain

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retineo, retinere, retinui, retentus

hold back, restrain; uphold; delay; hold fast; retain,preserve

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ripa, ripae F

bank

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rogo, rogare, rogavi, rogatus

ask, ask for; invite; introduce

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rudis, rudis, rude

undeveloped, rough, wild; coarse

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rus, ruris N

country, farm

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sacer, sacra, sacrum

sacred, holy, consecrated; accursed, horrible, detestable

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saepe, saepius, saepissime

often, oft, oftimes, many times, frequently

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saevus, saeva -um, saevior -or -us, saevissimus -a -um

savage; fierce/ferocious; violent/wild/raging; cruel, harsh, severe; vehement

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sanguis, sanguinis M

blood; family

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satis

enough, adequately; sufficiently; well enough, quite; fairly, pretty

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saxum, saxi N

stone

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seco, secare, secui, sectus

cut, sever; decide; divide in two/halve/split; slice/chop/cut up/carve; detach

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seges, segetis F

grain field; crop

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semper

always

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sero, serere, sevi, satus

sow, plant; strew, scatter, spread; cultivate; beget, bring forth

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servo, servare, servavi, servatus

watch over; protect, store, keep, guard, preserve, save

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signum, signi N

battle standard; indication; seal; sign, proof; signal; image, statue

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silentium, silenti(i) N

silence

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similis, simile, similior -or -us, simillimus -a -um

like, similar, resembling

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sol, solis M

sun

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somnus, somni M

sleep

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soror, sororis F

sister

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sors, sortis F

lot, fate; oracular response

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spatium, spati(i) N

space; area/expanse, room; intervening space, gap/interval; length/width

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species, speciei F

sight, appearance, show; splendor, beauty; kind, type

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specto, spectare, spectavi, spectatus

observe, watch, look at, see; test; consider

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spero, sperare, speravi, speratus

hope for; trust; look forward to; hope

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sto, stare, steti, status

stand, stand still, stand firm; remain, rest

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struo, struere, struxi, structus

build, construct

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stygius, stygia, stygium

Stygian, of river Styx; of fountain Styx

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subicio, subicere, subjeci, subjectus

throw under, place under; make subject; expose

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sublimis, sublime, sublimior -or -us, sublimissimus -a -um

high, lofty; eminent, exalted, elevated; raised on high; in high position

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sumo, sumere, sumpsi, sumptus

take up; begin; suppose, assume; select; purchase; exact; obtain

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supersum, superesse, superfui, superfuturus

be left over; survive; be in excess/superfluous; remain to be performed

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tango, tangere, tetigi, tactus

touch, strike; border on, influence; mention

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telum, teli N

dart, spear; weapon, javelin; bullet

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tempto, temptare, temptavi, temptatus

test, try; urge; worry; bribe

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tenuis, tenue, tenuior -or -us, tenuissimus -a -um

thin, fine; delicate; slight, slender; little, unimportant; weak, feeble

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tergum, tergi N

back, rear; reverse/far side; outer covering/surface

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timeo, timere, timui, -

fear, dread, be afraid

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torus, tori M

swelling, protuberance; mussel, brawn; bed, couch, stuffed bolster, cushion

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tot

so many, such a number of; as many, so many; such a great number of

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totidem, undeclined

as many; just so/as many; the equivalent number of, same

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traho, trahere, traxi, tractus

draw, drag, haul; derive, get

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trepido, trepidare, trepidavi, trepidatus

tremble, be afraid, waver

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tueor, tueri, tutus sum

see, look at; protect, watch; uphold

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ullus, ulla, ullum (gen -ius)

any

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ultimus, ultima, ultimum

farthest, latest, greatest, highest

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umbra, umbrae F

shade; ghost; shadow

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umerus, umeri M

upper arm, shoulder

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umor, umoris M

moisture, liquid

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uter, utra, utrum

which, whichever, no matter which; one, either, one or other

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utor, uti, usus sum

use, make use of, enjoy; enjoy the friendship of

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vacca, vaccae F

cow

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veho, vehere, vexi, vectus

bear, carry, convey; pass, ride, sail

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ventus, venti M

wind

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verto, vertere, verti, versus

turn, turn around; change, alter; overthrow, destroy

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verus, vera -um, verior -or -us, verissimus -a -um

true, real, genuine, actual; properly named; well founded; right, fair, proper

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vestigium, vestigi(i) N

step, track; trace; footstep

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vestis, vestis F

garment, clothing, blanket; clothes; robe

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veto, vetare, vetui, vetitus

forbid, prohibit; reject, veto; be an obstacle to; prevent

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vinco, vincere, vici, victus

conquer, defeat, excel; outlast; succeed

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vindex, vindicis M

defender, protector

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virga, virgae F

twig, sprout, stalk; switch, rod; staff, wand; stripe/streak; scepter

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virgo, virginis F

maiden, young woman, girl of marriageable age; virgin, woman sexually intact

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vis, viris F

strength, force, power, might, violence; resources; large body

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vivo, vivere, vixi, victus

be alive, live; survive; reside

150

vix

hardly, scarcely, barely, only just; with difficulty, not easily; reluctantly

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volucer, volucris, volucre

winged; able to fly; flying; in rapid motion, fleet/swift; transient, fleeting

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voveo, vovere, vovi, votus

vow, dedicate, consecrate

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vulnus, vulneris N

wound; mental/emotional hurt; injury to one's interests; wound of love