volo

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

volo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of volar

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

volo ‎(accusative singular volon, plural voloj, accusative plural volojn)

  1. volition
  2. what one desires or wishes, a gift of peace, one's wish
  3. a Latin shortcut for the word Volabesta

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvo.lo/
  • Rhymes: -olo
  • Hyphenation: vó‧lo

Noun[edit]

volo m ‎(plural voli)

  1. flight (of a bird; trip in a plane)

Verb[edit]

volo

  1. first-person singular present of volare

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *welh₁- ‎(to strive after, pursue). Cognate with Sanskrit वृणीते ‎(vṛṇīte, to choose, prefer), Old English willan ‎(to will, wish, desire). More at will.

Verb[edit]

volō ‎(present infinitive velle, perfect active voluī); irregular conjugation, no passive

  1. I wish.
    Tibi bene ex animo volo.
    I wish you well with all my heart.
    Hanc rem publicam salvam esse volumus.
    We wish this republic to be safe.
  2. I want.
    Quid vis?
    What do you want?
    Nunc edere volo.
    Now I want to eat.
  3. I mean, I intend.
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Captivi 618
      Do tibi operam, Aristophontes, si quid est quod me velis.
      I’m at your service, Aristophontes, if there’s anything you want of me.
    Et dixit ad socerum, "Quid est quod facere voluisti?KJV Bible, Genesis, 29:25
    And he said to his father-in-law: "What is it that thou didst mean to do?
    Quibus ad se accersitis rex ait: "Quidnam est hoc quod facere voluistis ut pueros servaretis?"KJV Bible, Exodus, 1:18
    And the king called for them, and said: "What is it that you meant to do, that you would save the men children?"
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of volo (irregular, no imperatives)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present volō vīs vult, volt volumus vultis, voltis volunt
imperfect volēbam volēbās volēbat volēbāmus volēbātis volēbant
future volam volēs volet volēmus volētis volent
perfect voluī voluistī voluit voluimus voluistis voluērunt, voluēre
pluperfect volueram voluerās voluerat voluerāmus voluerātis voluerant
future perfect voluerō volueris voluerit voluerimus volueritis voluerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present velim velīs velit velīmus velītis velint
imperfect vellem vellēs vellet vellēmus vellētis vellent
perfect voluerim voluerīs voluerit voluerīmus voluerītis voluerint
pluperfect voluissem voluissēs voluisset voluissēmus voluissētis voluissent
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives velle voluisse
participles volēns
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown.

Verb[edit]

volō ‎(present infinitive volāre, perfect active volāvī, supine volātum); first conjugation

  1. I fly.
    Verba volant, scrīpta manent.
    Words fly, writings remain.
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of volo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present volō volās volat volāmus volātis volant
imperfect volābam volābās volābat volābāmus volābātis volābant
future volābō volābis volābit volābimus volābitis volābunt
perfect volāvī volāvistī volāvit volāvimus volāvistis volāvērunt, volāvēre
pluperfect volāveram volāverās volāverat volāverāmus volāverātis volāverant
future perfect volāverō volāveris volāverit volāverimus volāveritis volāverint
passive present volor volāris, volāre volātur volāmur volāminī volantur
imperfect volābar volābāris, volābāre volābātur volābāmur volābāminī volābantur
future volābor volāberis, volābere volābitur volābimur volābiminī volābuntur
perfect volātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect volātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect volātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present volem volēs volet volēmus volētis volent
imperfect volārem volārēs volāret volārēmus volārētis volārent
perfect volāverim volāverīs volāverit volāverīmus volāverītis volāverint
pluperfect volāvissem volāvissēs volāvisset volāvissēmus volāvissētis volāvissent
passive present voler volēris, volēre volētur volēmur volēminī volentur
imperfect volārer volārēris, volārēre volārētur volārēmur volārēminī volārentur
perfect volātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect volātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present volā volāte
future volātō volātō volātōte volantō
passive present volāre volāminī
future volātor volātor volantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives volāre volāvisse volātūrus esse volārī volātus esse volātum īrī
participles volāns volātūrus volātus volandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
volāre volandī volandō volandum volātum volātū
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 687

Malagasy[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian *bulu (compare Malay bulu), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu, from Proto-Austronesian *bulu.

Noun[edit]

volo

  1. (anatomy) hair (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian *buluq (compare Malay buluh), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buluq, from Proto-Austronesian *buluq.

Noun[edit]

volo

  1. bamboo (wood)