Latin definition for: peto, petere, petivi, petitus


  • conjugation: 3rd conjugation


  1. aim at
  2. attack
  3. beg, entreat, ask (for)
  4. desire
  5. reach towards, make for
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Very frequent, in all Elementry Latin books, top 1000+ words
  • Source: General, unknown or too common to say

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