Portuguese word zumbificar comes from Portuguese -ificar, Portuguese zumbi.
Zumbificar detailed word origin explanation
|-ificar || Portuguese (por) ||-ify (forms verbs, from adjectives, indicating process of causing an object to gain the given characteristic). |
|zumbi || Portuguese (por) ||First-person singular (eu) preterite indicative of zumbir second-person plural (vós, sometimes used with vocês) affirmative imperative of zumbir (Brazil, fiction) zombie (the undead). (Brazil, figurative) zombie (human being in a state of extreme mental exhaustion). (Brazil, historical) the leader of a quilombo (runaway slave settlement). (Brazil, voodoo) zombie (person, usually undead, [...] |
|zumbificar || Portuguese (por) ||(transitive, fiction) to zombify (to turn into a zombie). |