fluo

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See also: fluo-

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

flui +‎ -o

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfluo/
  • Hyphenation: flu‧o

Noun[edit]

fluo (accusative singular fluon, plural fluoj, accusative plural fluojn)

  1. current, stream

Derived terms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto fluo.

Noun[edit]

fluo (plural flui)

  1. current

Derived terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

fluō (present infinitive fluere, perfect active flūxī, supine flūxum); third conjugation, no passive

  1. I flow, stream, pour
    • 29 BCE – 19 BCE, Virgil, Aeneid 8.445:
      Fluit aes rīvīs aurīque metallum, vulnificusque chalybs vastā fornāce liquēscit.
      Bronze and golden ore flowed in streams, and steel, that deals wounds, melted in a vast furnace.
  2. I am soaked in

Conjugation[edit]

  • The fourth principal part may also be fluctum.
   Conjugation of fluō (third conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fluō fluis fluit fluimus fluitis fluunt
imperfect fluēbam fluēbās fluēbat fluēbāmus fluēbātis fluēbant
future fluam fluēs fluet fluēmus fluētis fluent
perfect flūxī flūxistī flūxit flūximus flūxistis flūxērunt, flūxēre
pluperfect flūxeram flūxerās flūxerat flūxerāmus flūxerātis flūxerant
future perfect flūxerō flūxeris flūxerit flūxerimus flūxeritis flūxerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fluam fluās fluat fluāmus fluātis fluant
imperfect fluerem fluerēs flueret fluerēmus fluerētis fluerent
perfect flūxerim flūxerīs flūxerit flūxerīmus flūxerītis flūxerint
pluperfect flūxissem flūxissēs flūxisset flūxissēmus flūxissētis flūxissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present flue fluite
future fluitō fluitō fluitōte fluuntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives fluere flūxisse flūxūrum esse
participles fluēns flūxūrus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
fluendī fluendō fluendum fluendō flūxum flūxū

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: fluir
  • Esperanto: flui
  • English: fluid, flux
  • French: fluer
  • Ido: fluar
  • Italian: fluire
  • Portuguese: fluir
  • Spanish: fluir

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill

Further reading[edit]

  • fluo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • fluo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • fluo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • far and wide; on all sides; everywhere: longe lateque, passim (e.g. fluere)
    • these things have the same origin: haec ex eodem fonte fluunt, manant
    • Pythagoras' principles were widely propagated: Pythagorae doctrina longe lateque fluxit (Tusc. 4. 1. 2)
    • things seem tending towards an interregnum: res fluit ad interregnum
  • Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

fluo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of fluir