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See also: desolò




  1. first-person singular present indicative of desolare



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dēsōlō ‎(present infinitive dēsōlāre, perfect active dēsōlāvī, supine dēsōlātum); first conjugation

  1. I leave alone, make lonely, lay waste, desolate.
  2. I forsake, abandon or desert


   Conjugation of desolo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dēsōlō dēsōlās dēsōlat dēsōlāmus dēsōlātis dēsōlant
imperfect dēsōlābam dēsōlābās dēsōlābat dēsōlābāmus dēsōlābātis dēsōlābant
future dēsōlābō dēsōlābis dēsōlābit dēsōlābimus dēsōlābitis dēsōlābunt
perfect dēsōlāvī dēsōlāvistī dēsōlāvit dēsōlāvimus dēsōlāvistis dēsōlāvērunt, dēsōlāvēre
pluperfect dēsōlāveram dēsōlāverās dēsōlāverat dēsōlāverāmus dēsōlāverātis dēsōlāverant
future perfect dēsōlāverō dēsōlāveris dēsōlāverit dēsōlāverimus dēsōlāveritis dēsōlāverint
passive present dēsōlor dēsōlāris, dēsōlāre dēsōlātur dēsōlāmur dēsōlāminī dēsōlantur
imperfect dēsōlābar dēsōlābāris, dēsōlābāre dēsōlābātur dēsōlābāmur dēsōlābāminī dēsōlābantur
future dēsōlābor dēsōlāberis, dēsōlābere dēsōlābitur dēsōlābimur dēsōlābiminī dēsōlābuntur
perfect dēsōlātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect dēsōlātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect dēsōlātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dēsōlem dēsōlēs dēsōlet dēsōlēmus dēsōlētis dēsōlent
imperfect dēsōlārem dēsōlārēs dēsōlāret dēsōlārēmus dēsōlārētis dēsōlārent
perfect dēsōlāverim dēsōlāverīs dēsōlāverit dēsōlāverīmus dēsōlāverītis dēsōlāverint
pluperfect dēsōlāvissem dēsōlāvissēs dēsōlāvisset dēsōlāvissēmus dēsōlāvissētis dēsōlāvissent
passive present dēsōler dēsōlēris, dēsōlēre dēsōlētur dēsōlēmur dēsōlēminī dēsōlentur
imperfect dēsōlārer dēsōlārēris, dēsōlārēre dēsōlārētur dēsōlārēmur dēsōlārēminī dēsōlārentur
perfect dēsōlātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect dēsōlātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dēsōlā dēsōlāte
future dēsōlātō dēsōlātō dēsōlātōte dēsōlantō
passive present dēsōlāre dēsōlāminī
future dēsōlātor dēsōlātor dēsōlantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives dēsōlāre dēsōlāvisse dēsōlātūrus esse dēsōlārī dēsōlātus esse dēsōlātum īrī
participles dēsōlāns dēsōlātūrus dēsōlātus dēsōlandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
dēsōlāre dēsōlandī dēsōlandō dēsōlandum dēsōlātum dēsōlātū


  • desolo” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • desolate in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911