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LATIN-ENGLISH VOCABULARY 321

per-terreō

per-terreō, -ēre, -uī, -itus [per, thoroughly, + terreō, frighten], thoroughly terrify, alarm
per-vcniō, -īre, -vēnī, -yentus [per, through, + veniō, come], arrive, reach, come to
pēs, pedis, m. foot. pedem referre, retreat (§247.2.a)
pessimus, -a, -um, adj. in superl. degree, compared malus, peior, pessimus, worst (§311)
petō, -ere, -īvī or -iī, -ītus, strive for, seek, beg, ask; make for, travel to. Cf. postulō, quaerō, rogō
Pharsālus, -ī, f. Pharsa’lus or Pharsa'lia, a town in Thessaly, near which Cæsar defeated Pompey, 48 B.C.
philosophia, -ae, f. philosophy
philosophus, -ī, m. philosopher
pictus, -a, -um, adj. [part, of pingō, paint], colored, variegated
pīlum, -ī, n. spear, javelin (§462.b)
piscīna, -ae, f. [piscis, fish], fish pond
piscis, -is, m. fish
pīstor, ōris, m. baker
placeō, -ēre, -uī, -itus, please, be pleasing, with dat. (§501.14)
plānitiēs, -ēī, f. [plānus, level], plain
plānus, -a, -am, adj. level, flat
plēnus, -a, -um, adj. full
plūrimiun, adv. in superl. degree, compared multum, plūs, plūrimum, very much. plūlrimum valēre, be most influential (§322)
plūrimns, -a, -am, adj. in superl. degree, compared multus, plūs, plūrimas, most, very many (§311)
plūs, plōris, adj. in comp. degree, compared multus, plūs, plūrimus; sing. n. as substantive, more; plur. more, several (§311)

potentia

pluteus, -ī, m. shield, parapet
poena, -ae, f. punishment, penalty
poēta, -ae, m. poet
pompa, -ae, f. procession
Pompēiī, -ōrum, m. Pompeii, a city of Campania. See map
Pompēius, Pompē’ī, m. Pompey, a Roman name
pōmum, -ī, n. apple
pōnō, -ere, posuī, positus, put, place. castra pōnere, pitch camp
pōns, pontis, m. bridge (§247.2.a)
popīna, -ae, f. restaurant
populus, -ī, m. people
Porsena, -ae, m. Porsena, king of Etruria, a district of Italy. See map
porta, -ae, f. gate, door
'portō, -āre, -āvī, -ātus, bear, carry
portus, -ūs, m. [cf. porta, gate], harbor
possideō, -ēre, -sēdī, -sessus, have, own, possess
possum, posse, potuī, —, irreg. verb [potis, able, + sum, I am], be able, can (§495). nihil posse, have no power
post, prep, with acc. after, behind (§340)
posteā, adv. [post, after, + , this], afterwards
(posterus), -a, -um, adj., compared posterior, postrēmus or postumua, following, next (§312)
postquam, conj. after, as soon as
postrēmō, adv. [abl. of postrēmus, last], at last, finally. Cf. dēmum, dēnique (§ 322)
postrīdiē, adv. [posterō, next, + diē, day], on the next day
postulō, -āre, -āvī, -ātus, ask, demand, require. Cf. petō, quaerō, rogō
potentia, -ae, f. [potēns, able], might, power, force