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  1. first-person singular present indicative of indagare




Etymology 1[edit]

From indu- +‎ agō.


indāgō (present infinitive indāgāre, perfect active indāgāvī, supine indāgātum); first conjugation

  1. I track, trace, hunt by tracking.
  2. I explore, investigate, hunt for.
   Conjugation of indago (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present indāgō indāgās indāgat indāgāmus indāgātis indāgant
imperfect indāgābam indāgābās indāgābat indāgābāmus indāgābātis indāgābant
future indāgābō indāgābis indāgābit indāgābimus indāgābitis indāgābunt
perfect indāgāvī indāgāvistī indāgāvit indāgāvimus indāgāvistis indāgāvērunt, indāgāvēre
pluperfect indāgāveram indāgāverās indāgāverat indāgāverāmus indāgāverātis indāgāverant
future perfect indāgāverō indāgāveris indāgāverit indāgāverimus indāgāveritis indāgāverint
passive present indāgor indāgāris, indāgāre indāgātur indāgāmur indāgāminī indāgantur
imperfect indāgābar indāgābāris, indāgābāre indāgābātur indāgābāmur indāgābāminī indāgābantur
future indāgābor indāgāberis, indāgābere indāgābitur indāgābimur indāgābiminī indāgābuntur
perfect indāgātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect indāgātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect indāgātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present indāgem indāgēs indāget indāgēmus indāgētis indāgent
imperfect indāgārem indāgārēs indāgāret indāgārēmus indāgārētis indāgārent
perfect indāgāverim indāgāverīs indāgāverit indāgāverīmus indāgāverītis indāgāverint
pluperfect indāgāvissem indāgāvissēs indāgāvisset indāgāvissēmus indāgāvissētis indāgāvissent
passive present indāger indāgēris, indāgēre indāgētur indāgēmur indāgēminī indāgentur
imperfect indāgārer indāgārēris, indāgārēre indāgārētur indāgārēmur indāgārēminī indāgārentur
perfect indāgātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect indāgātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present indāgā indāgāte
future indāgātō indāgātō indāgātōte indāgantō
passive present indāgāre indāgāminī
future indāgātor indāgātor indāgantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives indāgāre indāgāvisse indāgātūrus esse indāgārī, indāgārier1 indāgātus esse indāgātum īrī
participles indāgāns indāgātūrus indāgātus indāgandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
indāgāre indāgandī indāgandō indāgandum indāgātum indāgātū

1The present passive infinitive in -ier is a rare poetic form which is attested for this verb.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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indāgō f (genitive indāginis); third declension

  1. an encircling, enclosing of wild animals using nets
  2. a surrounding of enemies
  3. an investigation, examining

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative indāgō indāginēs
genitive indāginis indāginum
dative indāginī indāginibus
accusative indāginem indāginēs
ablative indāgine indāginibus
vocative indāgō indāginēs


  • indago in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • indago in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • INDAGO in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • indago” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to give the etymological explanation of words: nomina enodare or verborum origines quaerere, indagare
  • indago in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers




  1. first-person singular present indicative of indagar




  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of indagar.