profundum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Substantivized from the nominative neuter singular form of the adjective profundus (deep).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

profundum n (genitive profundī); second declension

  1. abyss, depths
    • Psalm 130, verses 1-2:
      De profundis clamavi ad te, Domine;
      Domine, exaudi vocem meam. Fiant aures tuæ intendentes in vocem deprecationis meæ. (Vulgate)
      Out of the depths have I cried unto thee, O Lord.
      Lord, hear my voice: let thine ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications. (KJV)
  2. boundless expanse

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative profundum profunda
genitive profundī profundōrum
dative profundō profundīs
accusative profundum profunda
ablative profundō profundīs
vocative profundum profunda

Adjective[edit]

profundum

  1. nominative neuter singular of profundus
  2. accusative masculine singular of profundus
  3. accusative neuter singular of profundus
  4. vocative neuter singular of profundus

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