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See also: devolvò




  1. first-person singular present indicative of devolvere



From dē- +‎ volvō (roll).



dēvolvō (present infinitive dēvolvere, perfect active dēvolvī, supine dēvolūtum); third conjugation

  1. I roll or tumble off or down.
  2. (passive in middle sense) I roll, fall or tumble down, roll myself down, fall headlong; sink down; devolve.


   Conjugation of dēvolvō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dēvolvō dēvolvis dēvolvit dēvolvimus dēvolvitis dēvolvunt
imperfect dēvolvēbam dēvolvēbās dēvolvēbat dēvolvēbāmus dēvolvēbātis dēvolvēbant
future dēvolvam dēvolvēs dēvolvet dēvolvēmus dēvolvētis dēvolvent
perfect dēvolvī dēvolvistī dēvolvit dēvolvimus dēvolvistis dēvolvērunt, dēvolvēre
pluperfect dēvolveram dēvolverās dēvolverat dēvolverāmus dēvolverātis dēvolverant
future perfect dēvolverō dēvolveris dēvolverit dēvolverimus dēvolveritis dēvolverint
passive present dēvolvor dēvolveris, dēvolvere dēvolvitur dēvolvimur dēvolviminī dēvolvuntur
imperfect dēvolvēbar dēvolvēbāris, dēvolvēbāre dēvolvēbātur dēvolvēbāmur dēvolvēbāminī dēvolvēbantur
future dēvolvar dēvolvēris, dēvolvēre dēvolvētur dēvolvēmur dēvolvēminī dēvolventur
perfect dēvolūtus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect dēvolūtus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect dēvolūtus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dēvolvam dēvolvās dēvolvat dēvolvāmus dēvolvātis dēvolvant
imperfect dēvolverem dēvolverēs dēvolveret dēvolverēmus dēvolverētis dēvolverent
perfect dēvolverim dēvolverīs dēvolverit dēvolverīmus dēvolverītis dēvolverint
pluperfect dēvolvissem dēvolvissēs dēvolvisset dēvolvissēmus dēvolvissētis dēvolvissent
passive present dēvolvar dēvolvāris, dēvolvāre dēvolvātur dēvolvāmur dēvolvāminī dēvolvantur
imperfect dēvolverer dēvolverēris, dēvolverēre dēvolverētur dēvolverēmur dēvolverēminī dēvolverentur
perfect dēvolūtus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect dēvolūtus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dēvolve dēvolvite
future dēvolvitō dēvolvitō dēvolvitōte dēvolvuntō
passive present dēvolvere dēvolviminī
future dēvolvitor dēvolvitor dēvolvuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives dēvolvere dēvolvisse dēvolūtūrum esse dēvolvī dēvolūtum esse dēvolūtum īrī
participles dēvolvēns dēvolūtūrus dēvolūtus dēvolvendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
dēvolvendī dēvolvendō dēvolvendum dēvolvendō dēvolūtum dēvolūtū

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  • English: devolve
  • Franco-Provençal: dèvoudre
  • Italian: devolvere
  • Portuguese: devolver
  • Spanish: devolver





  1. first-person singular present indicative of devolver