morto

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Etymology[edit]

From French mort, Italian morte, Spanish muerte, Portuguese morte, Romanian moarte, from Latin mors, mortis. All derived from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥-to-. Similar forms also exist in other Indo-European languages, such as Lithuanian mirtis, Russian смерть (smert), Persian مرگ (marg) and Hindi मृत्यु (mṛtyú).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmor.to/
  • Hyphenation: mor‧to

Noun[edit]

morto (accusative singular morton, plural mortoj, accusative plural mortojn)

  1. death
    La morto estas la finon de la vivon.
    The death is the cessation of life.

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Noun[edit]

morto (plural morti)

  1. death (cessation of life)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin *mortus from classical Latin mortuus, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥twós, *mr̥tós.

Adjective[edit]

morto m (feminine morta, masculine plural morti, feminine plural morte)

  1. dead

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Noun[edit]

morto m (plural morti) feminine morta

  1. dead man
  2. corpse, dead body
  3. dummy (bridge (card game)) The partner of the winning bidder, who shows his or her hand

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Verb[edit]

morto m (f morta, m pl morti, m f morte)

  1. (past participle of morire); dead.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese morto, from Vulgar Latin *mortu, from Latin mortuum, perfect active participle of morior (die). Corresponds to Proto-Indo-European *mr̥twós, *mr̥tós (dead, mortal), *mr̥tó-, ultimately from *mer- (to die).

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Adjective[edit]

morto m (feminine morta plural mortos feminine plural mortas; comparable and uncomparable)

  1. (not comparable) No longer living; dead.
  2. (comparable) Very tired; exhausted.

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