French Word du Jour 4 Dec 2016

Profond (masculine)

Profonde (feminine)

Pronounced: { pro-foond }

Profound is one of those words that is almost a direct translation of an English word including all of its different meanings.

Profond/e = means “profound” and it also means “deep”.

Deep = The sea is deep. = La mer est profonde.

Deep or richness of color. =  The ocean is deep blue. = L’océan est bleu profond.

The word profond can also be used for philosophical matters.

He had a profound mind = Il a un esprit profond.



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