Definition of sub verbo in English:

sub verbo

adverb

  • = sub voce. Abbreviated s.v.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Francis Peck (1692–1743), antiquary. From post-classical Latin sub verbo from classical Latin sub + verbō, ablative of verbum word.

Pronunciation

sub verbo

/ˌsʌb ˈvəːbəʊ/