profectus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Action noun from prōficiō.

Noun[edit]

prōfectus m (genitive prōfectūs); fourth declension

  1. advance, progress, effect, increase, growth, profit, success
Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōfectus prōfectūs
Genitive prōfectūs prōfectuum
Dative prōfectuī prōfectibus
Accusative prōfectum prōfectūs
Ablative prōfectū prōfectibus
Vocative prōfectus prōfectūs
Descendants[edit]
  • Asturian: provechu
  • Catalan: profit
  • English: profit, profect
  • French: profit

Etymology 2[edit]

Perfect passive participle of prōficiō.

Participle[edit]

prōfectus (feminine prōfecta, neuter prōfectum); first/second-declension participle

  1. advanced, progressed
  2. effected, accomplished, obtained
Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative prōfectus prōfecta prōfectum prōfectī prōfectae prōfecta
Genitive prōfectī prōfectae prōfectī prōfectōrum prōfectārum prōfectōrum
Dative prōfectō prōfectō prōfectīs
Accusative prōfectum prōfectam prōfectum prōfectōs prōfectās prōfecta
Ablative prōfectō prōfectā prōfectō prōfectīs
Vocative prōfecte prōfecta prōfectum prōfectī prōfectae prōfecta

Etymology 3[edit]

Perfect active participle of proficīscor.

Participle[edit]

prŏfectus (feminine prŏfecta, neuter prŏfectum); first/second-declension participle

  1. departed, left, having departed
Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative prŏfectus prŏfecta prŏfectum prŏfectī prŏfectae prŏfecta
Genitive prŏfectī prŏfectae prŏfectī prŏfectōrum prŏfectārum prŏfectōrum
Dative prŏfectō prŏfectō prŏfectīs
Accusative prŏfectum prŏfectam prŏfectum prŏfectōs prŏfectās prŏfecta
Ablative prŏfectō prŏfectā prŏfectō prŏfectīs
Vocative prŏfecte prŏfecta prŏfectum prŏfectī prŏfectae prŏfecta

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