furo

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See also: furô, fūrō, furō, and Fūrō

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 風呂.

Noun[edit]

furo (plural furos or furo)

  1. A Japanese bath, generally deep and square-sided, and traditionally made of wood.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

furo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of furar

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin fūrō (cat; robber), diminutive of Latin fūr (thief), with influence from French furet (ferret).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfuro/
  • Hyphenation: fu‧ro
  • Rhymes: -uro

Noun[edit]

furo (accusative singular furon, plural furoj, accusative plural furojn)

  1. ferret

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfu.ro/, [ˈfuːr̺o]
  • Stress: fùro
  • Hyphenation: fu‧ro

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin fūr, from Proto-Italic *fōr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰṓr, derived from the root *bʰer- (to carry).

Noun[edit]

furo m (plural furi)

  1. (obsolete) thief
    Synonym: ladro
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno [The Divine Comedy: Hell] (paperback, in Italian), 12th edition, Le Monnier, published 1994, Canto XXI, lines 43–45, page 317:
      Là giù 'l buttò, e per lo scoglio duro ¶ si volse; e mai non fu mastino sciolto ¶ con tanta fretta a seguitar lo furo.
      He hurled him down, and over the hard crag ¶ turned round, and never was a mastiff loosened ¶ in so much hurry to pursue a thief.

Adjective[edit]

  1. (obsolete) thievish, dishonest
    Synonym: ladro
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno [The Divine Comedy: Hell] (paperback, in Italian), 12th edition, Le Monnier, published 1994, Canto XXVII, lines 124–127, page 405:
      A Minòs mi portò; e quelli attorse ¶ otto volte la coda al dosso duro; ¶ e poi che per gran rabbia la si morse, ¶ disse: ‘Questi è d'i rei del foco furo
      He bore me unto Minos, who entwined ¶ eight times his tail about his stubborn back, ¶ and after he had bitten it in great rage, ¶ said: 'Of the thievish fire a culprit this'
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

furo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of furare

Etymology 3[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

furo

  1. Obsolete form of furono, third-person plural past historic indicative of essere

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

furo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ふろ
  2. Rōmaji transcription of フロ

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Uncertain. Used to calque Greek Ἐρινύς (Erinús), spirits of punishment in mythology. Proposed origins include Proto-Indo-European *dʰewh₂- (to smoke).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

furō (present infinitive furere, perfect active furuī); third conjugation, no passive

  1. I rave or rage
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of furo (third conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present furō furis furit furimus furitis furunt
imperfect furēbam furēbās furēbat furēbāmus furēbātis furēbant
future furam furēs furet furēmus furētis furent
perfect furuī furuistī furuit furuimus furuistis furuērunt, furuēre
pluperfect furueram furuerās furuerat furuerāmus furuerātis furuerant
future perfect furuerō furueris furuerit furuerimus furueritis furuerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present furam furās furat furāmus furātis furant
imperfect furerem furerēs fureret furerēmus furerētis furerent
perfect furuerim furuerīs furuerit furuerīmus furuerītis furuerint
pluperfect furuissem furuissēs furuisset furuissēmus furuissētis furuissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fure furite
future furitō furitō furitōte furuntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives furere furuisse
participles furēns
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
furere furendī furendō furendum
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Confusion with fūr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fūrō m (genitive fūrōnis); third declension

  1. Alternative form of fūr
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative fūrō fūrōnēs
genitive fūrōnis fūrōnum
dative fūrōnī fūrōnibus
accusative fūrōnem fūrōnēs
ablative fūrōne fūrōnibus
vocative fūrō fūrōnēs

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

furo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of furar