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Alternative forms


From auctor ("author; originator") +‎ -?.



auct?r? (present infinitive auct?r?re, perfect active auct?r?v?, supine auct?r?tum); first conjugation

  1. I become security for, give a pledge as bondsman.
  2. (often reflexive or passive) I bind or oblige myself, hire myself out.


   Conjugation of auct?r? (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present auct?r? auct?r?s auct?rat auct?r?mus auct?r?tis auct?rant
imperfect auct?r?bam auct?r?b?s auct?r?bat auct?r?b?mus auct?r?b?tis auct?r?bant
future auct?r?b? auct?r?bis auct?r?bit auct?r?bimus auct?r?bitis auct?r?bunt
perfect auct?r?v? auct?r?vist? auct?r?vit auct?r?vimus auct?r?vistis auct?r?v?runt, auct?r?v?re
pluperfect auct?r?veram auct?r?ver?s auct?r?verat auct?r?ver?mus auct?r?ver?tis auct?r?verant
future perfect auct?r?ver? auct?r?veris auct?r?verit auct?r?verimus auct?r?veritis auct?r?verint
passive present auct?ror auct?r?ris, auct?r?re auct?r?tur auct?r?mur auct?r?min? auct?rantur
imperfect auct?r?bar auct?r?b?ris, auct?r?b?re auct?r?b?tur auct?r?b?mur auct?r?b?min? auct?r?bantur
future auct?r?bor auct?r?beris, auct?r?bere auct?r?bitur auct?r?bimur auct?r?bimin? auct?r?buntur
perfect auct?r?tus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect auct?r?tus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect auct?r?tus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present auct?rem auct?r?s auct?ret auct?r?mus auct?r?tis auct?rent
imperfect auct?r?rem auct?r?r?s auct?r?ret auct?r?r?mus auct?r?r?tis auct?r?rent
perfect auct?r?verim auct?r?ver?s auct?r?verit auct?r?ver?mus auct?r?ver?tis auct?r?verint
pluperfect auct?r?vissem auct?r?viss?s auct?r?visset auct?r?viss?mus auct?r?viss?tis auct?r?vissent
passive present auct?rer auct?r?ris, auct?r?re auct?r?tur auct?r?mur auct?r?min? auct?rentur
imperfect auct?r?rer auct?r?r?ris, auct?r?r?re auct?r?r?tur auct?r?r?mur auct?r?r?min? auct?r?rentur
perfect auct?r?tus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect auct?r?tus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present auct?r? auct?r?te
future auct?r?t? auct?r?t? auct?r?t?te auct?rant?
passive present auct?r?re auct?r?min?
future auct?r?tor auct?r?tor auct?rantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives auct?r?re auct?r?visse auct?r?t?rum esse auct?r?r? auct?r?tum esse auct?r?tum ?r?
participles auct?r?ns auct?r?t?rus auct?r?tus auct?randus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
auct?rand? auct?rand? auct?randum auct?rand? auct?r?tum auct?r?t?

Related terms


  • auctoro in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • auctoro in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • auctoro in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to give a person advice: auctorem esse alicui, ut
    • (ambiguous) to have as authority for a thing: auctorem aliquem habere alicuius rei
    • (ambiguous) the book is attributed to an unknown writer: liber refertur ad nescio quem auctorem
    • (ambiguous) statesmen: auctores consilii publici

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