From prō + -do; see cre-do for details.
prōdō (present infinitive prōdere, perfect active prōdidī, supine prōditum); third conjugation
- I give, put or bring forth; bear, produce, propagate.
- I put forth in writing; publish, exhibit, make known, relate, report, record.
- I proclaim, appoint, elect, create.
- I give up, surrender, abandon.
- I reveal, disclose; betray perfidiously, surrender treacherously.
- I permit to go farther, protract, project; put off, defer; prolong; hand down; bequeath.
- prodo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
- prodo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
- “prodo” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
- Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book, London: Macmillan and Co.
- to win renown amongst posterity by some act: nomen suum posteritati aliqua re commendare, propagare, prodere
- to set an example: exemplum edere, prodere
- history has handed down to us: historiae prodiderunt (without nobis)
- to break one's word: fidem prodere