profluens

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present active participle of prōfluō.

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

prōfluēns (genitive prōfluentis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. flowing or running forth or along, discharging
  2. being relaxed
  3. (figuratively) flowing or springing forth, issuing, proceeding
  4. (figuratively) gliding, proceeding imperceptibly

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative prōfluēns prōfluentēs prōfluentia
Genitive prōfluentis prōfluentium
Dative prōfluentī prōfluentibus
Accusative prōfluentem prōfluēns prōfluentēs
prōfluentīs
prōfluentia
Ablative prōfluente
prōfluentī1
prōfluentibus
Vocative prōfluēns prōfluentēs prōfluentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • prōflŭens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • profluens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • profluens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • running water: aqua viva, profluens (opp. stagnum)