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From profunda +‎ -o


profundo (accusative singular profundon, plural profundoj, accusative plural profundojn)

  1. depth



Etymology 1[edit]

From pro- (forth) +‎ fundō (pour).


prŏfundō (present infinitive prŏfundere, perfect active prŏfūdī, supine prŏfūsum); third conjugation

  1. I pour forth, I lavish
  2. I prostrate
  3. I squander
   Conjugation of prŏfundō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prŏfundō prŏfundis prŏfundit prŏfundimus prŏfunditis prŏfundunt
imperfect prŏfundēbam prŏfundēbās prŏfundēbat prŏfundēbāmus prŏfundēbātis prŏfundēbant
future prŏfundam prŏfundēs prŏfundet prŏfundēmus prŏfundētis prŏfundent
perfect prŏfūdī prŏfūdistī prŏfūdit prŏfūdimus prŏfūdistis prŏfūdērunt, prŏfūdēre
pluperfect prŏfūderam prŏfūderās prŏfūderat prŏfūderāmus prŏfūderātis prŏfūderant
future perfect prŏfūderō prŏfūderis prŏfūderit prŏfūderimus prŏfūderitis prŏfūderint
passive present prŏfundor prŏfunderis, prŏfundere prŏfunditur prŏfundimur prŏfundiminī prŏfunduntur
imperfect prŏfundēbar prŏfundēbāris, prŏfundēbāre prŏfundēbātur prŏfundēbāmur prŏfundēbāminī prŏfundēbantur
future prŏfundar prŏfundēris, prŏfundēre prŏfundētur prŏfundēmur prŏfundēminī prŏfundentur
perfect prŏfūsus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect prŏfūsus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect prŏfūsus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prŏfundam prŏfundās prŏfundat prŏfundāmus prŏfundātis prŏfundant
imperfect prŏfunderem prŏfunderēs prŏfunderet prŏfunderēmus prŏfunderētis prŏfunderent
perfect prŏfūderim prŏfūderīs prŏfūderit prŏfūderīmus prŏfūderītis prŏfūderint
pluperfect prŏfūdissem prŏfūdissēs prŏfūdisset prŏfūdissēmus prŏfūdissētis prŏfūdissent
passive present prŏfundar prŏfundāris, prŏfundāre prŏfundātur prŏfundāmur prŏfundāminī prŏfundantur
imperfect prŏfunderer prŏfunderēris, prŏfunderēre prŏfunderētur prŏfunderēmur prŏfunderēminī prŏfunderentur
perfect prŏfūsus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect prŏfūsus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prŏfunde prŏfundite
future prŏfunditō prŏfunditō prŏfunditōte prŏfunduntō
passive present prŏfundere prŏfundiminī
future prŏfunditor prŏfunditor prŏfunduntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives prŏfundere prŏfūdisse prŏfūsūrum esse prŏfundī prŏfūsum esse prŏfūsum īrī
participles prŏfundēns prŏfūsūrus prŏfūsus prŏfundendus, prŏfundundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
prŏfundendī prŏfundendō prŏfundendum prŏfundendō prŏfūsum prŏfūsū

Etymology 2[edit]



  1. dative masculine singular of profundus
  2. dative neuter singular of profundus
  3. ablative masculine singular of profundus
  4. ablative neuter singular of profundus


  • English: profuse
  • Italian: profondere


  • profundo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • profundo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • profundo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to burst into a flood of tears: lacrimas, vim lacrimarum effundere, profundere
    • to shed one's blood for one's fatherland: sanguinem suum pro patria effundere or profundere
    • to sacrifice oneself for one's country: vitam profundere pro patria
    • to squander one's money, one's patrimony: effundere, profundere pecuniam, patrimonium



From Old Portuguese profundo, profũdo, from Latin profundus.



profundo m (feminine singular profunda, masculine plural profundos, feminine plural profundas, comparable)

  1. deep
  2. profound


For quotations using this term, see Citations:profundo.

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Borrowed from Latin profundus. Cf. hondo.


profundo (feminine profunda, masculine plural profundos, feminine plural profundas) (superlative profundísimo)

  1. deep
    Synonym: hondo
  2. profound

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