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From per- (through, along; during) +‎ fodiō (dig).



perfodiō (present infinitive perfodere, perfect active perfōdī, supine perfossum); third conjugation iō-variant

  1. I dig or pierce through, transfix, stab, perforate.
  2. I make by digging through; break into.


   Conjugation of perfodio (third conjugation -variant)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present perfodiō perfodis perfodit perfodimus perfoditis perfodiunt
imperfect perfodiēbam perfodiēbās perfodiēbat perfodiēbāmus perfodiēbātis perfodiēbant
future perfodiam perfodiēs perfodiet perfodiēmus perfodiētis perfodient
perfect perfōdī perfōdistī perfōdit perfōdimus perfōdistis perfōdērunt, perfōdēre
pluperfect perfōderam perfōderās perfōderat perfōderāmus perfōderātis perfōderant
future perfect perfōderō perfōderis perfōderit perfōderimus perfōderitis perfōderint
passive present perfodior perfoderis, perfodere perfoditur perfodimur perfodiminī perfodiuntur
imperfect perfodiēbar perfodiēbāris, perfodiēbāre perfodiēbātur perfodiēbāmur perfodiēbāminī perfodiēbantur
future perfodiar perfodiēris, perfodiēre perfodiētur perfodiēmur perfodiēminī perfodientur
perfect perfossus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect perfossus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect perfossus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present perfodiam perfodiās perfodiat perfodiāmus perfodiātis perfodiant
imperfect perfoderem perfoderēs perfoderet perfoderēmus perfoderētis perfoderent
perfect perfōderim perfōderīs perfōderit perfōderīmus perfōderītis perfōderint
pluperfect perfōdissem perfōdissēs perfōdisset perfōdissēmus perfōdissētis perfōdissent
passive present perfodiar perfodiāris, perfodiāre perfodiātur perfodiāmur perfodiāminī perfodiantur
imperfect perfoderer perfoderēris, perfoderēre perfoderētur perfoderēmur perfoderēminī perfoderentur
perfect perfossus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect perfossus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present perfode perfodite
future perfoditō perfoditō perfoditōte perfodiuntō
passive present perfodere perfodiminī
future perfoditor perfoditor perfodiuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives perfodere perfōdisse perfossūrus esse perfodī perfossus esse perfossum īrī
participles perfodiēns perfossūrus perfossus perfodiendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
perfodere perfodiendī perfodiendō perfodiendum perfossum perfossū

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