amico

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See also: amicò

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amico (plural amicos)

  1. friend

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amicus "friend". Compare Catalan amic, Esperanto amiko, French ami, Ido amiko, Interlingua amico, Novial amike, Portuguese amigo, Romanian amic, Sardinian amícu, Spanish amigo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amico m (plural amici), amica f (plural amiche)

  1. friend, companion, pardner
  2. boyfriend

Related terms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • amico dell’uomo - “friend of the man” (idiomatically equivalent to "man's best friend"), dog

Verb[edit]

amico

  1. first-person singular present indicative of amicarsi

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From amīcus (friendly; friend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active amīcō, present infinitive amīcāre, perfect active amīcāvī, supine amīcātum

  1. (transitive) I make friendly to myself.

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

amīcō

  1. dative singular of amīcus
  2. ablative singular of amīcus

References[edit]

  • amico in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879