Definition 2023





maneō (present infinitive manēre, perfect active mānsī, supine mānsum); second conjugation

  1. I stay, remain
    • Paulisper mane!
      Stay a little.
  2. (transitive) I wait for, expect
  3. I last, endure


   Conjugation of maneo (second conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present maneō manēs manet manēmus manētis manent
imperfect manēbam manēbās manēbat manēbāmus manēbātis manēbant
future manēbō manēbis manēbit manēbimus manēbitis manēbunt
perfect mansī mansistī mansit mansimus mansistis mansērunt, mansēre
pluperfect manseram manserās manserat manserāmus manserātis manserant
future perfect manserō manseris manserit manserimus manseritis manserint
passive present maneor manēris, manēre manētur manēmur manēminī manentur
imperfect manēbar manēbāris, manēbāre manēbātur manēbāmur manēbāminī manēbantur
future manēbor manēberis, manēbere manēbitur manēbimur manēbiminī manēbuntur
perfect mansus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect mansus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect mansus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present maneam maneās maneat maneāmus maneātis maneant
imperfect manērem manērēs manēret manērēmus manērētis manērent
perfect manserim manserīs manserit manserīmus manserītis manserint
pluperfect mansissem mansissēs mansisset mansissēmus mansissētis mansissent
passive present manear maneāris, maneāre maneātur maneāmur maneāminī maneantur
imperfect manērer manērēris, manērēre manērētur manērēmur manērēminī manērentur
perfect mansus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect mansus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present manē manēte
future manētō manētō manētōte manentō
passive present manēre manēminī
future manētor manētor manentor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives manēre mansisse mansūrus esse manērī mansus esse mansum īrī
participles manēns mansūrus mansus manendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
manēre manendī manendō manendum mansum mansū

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  • maneo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • maneo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), “maneo”, in Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book, London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to abide by, persist in one's opinion: in sententia manere, permanere, perseverare, perstare
    • (ambiguous) to remain loyal: in fide manere (B. G. 7. 4. 5)
    • (ambiguous) to remain faithful to one's duty: in officio manere (Att. 1. 3)
    • (ambiguous) to appease the manes, make sacrifice for departed souls: manes expiare (Pis. 7. 16)
    • (ambiguous) to remain in subjection: in officio manere, permanere