fruor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Proto-Indo-European *bʰruHg- (to use, enjoy). More at brook.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active fruor, present infinitive fruī, perfect active fructus sum (deponent)

  1. I enjoy; I derive pleasure from.

Usage notes[edit]

Used with the ablative.

Inflection[edit]

  • The perfect participle form may also be fruitus
  • The future participle is fruitūrus

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • fruor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers