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See also: Flo and fló



From Proto-Italic *flaō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰleh₁- ‎(to blow). Cognate with English blow, Old Armenian բեղուն ‎(bełun, fertile), Albanian plas ‎(to blow, explode).



flō ‎(present infinitive flāre, perfect active flāvī, supine flātum); first conjugation

  1. I breathe, blow


   Conjugation of flo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present flō flās flat flāmus flātis flant
imperfect flābam flābās flābat flābāmus flābātis flābant
future flābō flābis flābit flābimus flābitis flābunt
perfect flāvī flāvistī flāvit flāvimus flāvistis flāvērunt, flāvēre
pluperfect flāveram flāverās flāverat flāverāmus flāverātis flāverant
future perfect flāverō flāveris flāverit flāverimus flāveritis flāverint
passive present flor flāris, flāre flātur flāmur flāminī flantur
imperfect flābar flābāris, flābāre flābātur flābāmur flābāminī flābantur
future flābor flāberis, flābere flābitur flābimur flābiminī flābuntur
perfect flātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect flātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect flātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present flem flēs flet flēmus flētis flent
imperfect flārem flārēs flāret flārēmus flārētis flārent
perfect flāverim flāverīs flāverit flāverīmus flāverītis flāverint
pluperfect flāvissem flāvissēs flāvisset flāvissēmus flāvissētis flāvissent
passive present fler flēris, flēre flētur flēmur flēminī flentur
imperfect flārer flārēris, flārēre flārētur flārēmur flārēminī flārentur
perfect flātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect flātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present flā flāte
future flātō flātō flātōte flantō
passive present flāre flāminī
future flātor flātor flantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives flāre flāvisse flātūrus esse flārī flātus esse flātum īrī
participles flāns flātūrus flātus flandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
flāre flandī flandō flandum flātum flātū

Derived terms[edit]


  • flo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • flo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • flo in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the east winds are blowing: venti ab ortu solis flant




  1. rafsi of foldi.


Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) flad
  • (Puter) fled
  • (Vallader) flà


From Latin flātus.


flo m (plural flos)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) breath (of air)

Derived terms[edit]