lustro

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Noun[edit]

lustro (accusative singular lustron, plural lustroj, accusative plural lustrojn)

  1. chandelier

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

lustro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lustrare

Adjective[edit]

lustro m (feminine lustra, masculine plural lustri, feminine plural lustre)

  1. shiny
  2. glossy

Noun[edit]

lustro m (plural lustri)

  1. shine, gloss
  2. prestige
  3. five-year period

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From lustrum (a purificatory sacrifice).

Verb[edit]

present active lustrō, present infinitive lustrāre, perfect active lustrāvī, supine lustrātum

  1. I purify by means of a propitiatory sacrifice.
  2. I circle, move in a circle around. (because the priest offering such a sacrifice did so)
  3. (military) I review, examine.
  4. (figuratively) I illuminate, make bright.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From lustrum (a brothel, whorehouse).

Noun[edit]

lustrō m (genitive lustrōnis); third declension

  1. a vagabond, wanderer
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lustrō lustrōnēs
genitive lustrōnis lustrōnum
dative lustrōnī lustrōnibus
accusative lustrōnem lustrōnēs
ablative lustrōne lustrōnibus
vocative lustrō lustrōnēs

References[edit]

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

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian lustro (shine, gloss)

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Noun[edit]

lustro n (diminutive lusterko)

  1. mirror

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin lustrum, denoting a lavatory sacrifice after a quinquennial census, possibly cognate to luō (I wash, cleanse).

Noun[edit]

lustro m (plural lustros)

  1. lustrum
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

lustro

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