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From macula (a spot, stain).



maculō (present infinitive maculāre, perfect active maculāvī, supine maculātum); first conjugation

  1. I stain, make spotted.
  2. I defile, pollute.
  3. (figuratively) I dishonor.


   Conjugation of maculo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present maculō maculās maculat maculāmus maculātis maculant
imperfect maculābam maculābās maculābat maculābāmus maculābātis maculābant
future maculābō maculābis maculābit maculābimus maculābitis maculābunt
perfect maculāvī maculāvistī maculāvit maculāvimus maculāvistis maculāvērunt, maculāvēre
pluperfect maculāveram maculāverās maculāverat maculāverāmus maculāverātis maculāverant
future perfect maculāverō maculāveris maculāverit maculāverimus maculāveritis maculāverint
passive present maculor maculāris, maculāre maculātur maculāmur maculāminī maculantur
imperfect maculābar maculābāris, maculābāre maculābātur maculābāmur maculābāminī maculābantur
future maculābor maculāberis, maculābere maculābitur maculābimur maculābiminī maculābuntur
perfect maculātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect maculātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect maculātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present maculem maculēs maculet maculēmus maculētis maculent
imperfect maculārem maculārēs maculāret maculārēmus maculārētis maculārent
perfect maculāverim maculāverīs maculāverit maculāverīmus maculāverītis maculāverint
pluperfect maculāvissem maculāvissēs maculāvisset maculāvissēmus maculāvissētis maculāvissent
passive present maculer maculēris, maculēre maculētur maculēmur maculēminī maculentur
imperfect maculārer maculārēris, maculārēre maculārētur maculārēmur maculārēminī maculārentur
perfect maculātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect maculātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present maculā maculāte
future maculātō maculātō maculātōte maculantō
passive present maculāre maculāminī
future maculātor maculātor maculantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives maculāre maculāvisse maculātūrus esse maculārī maculātus esse maculātum īrī
participles maculāns maculātūrus maculātus maculandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
maculāre maculandī maculandō maculandum maculātum maculātū

Related termsEdit



  • maculo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • maculo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • maculo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to sully one's fair fame: vitae splendori(em) maculas(is) aspergere




  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of macular




  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of macular.