quarto

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quartus (fourth)

Noun[edit]

quarto (plural quartos)

  1. (paper) A size of paper (7.5"-10" x 10"-12.5")(190-254 x 254-312 mm). Formed by folding and cutting one of several standard sizes of paper (15"-20" x 20"-25")(381-508 x 508-635 mm) twice to form 4 leaves (eight sides).
    1. (UK) Quarto writing paper (10 inches x 8 inches)
  2. (printing) A book size, corresponding to the paper size.

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Synonyms[edit]

  • (paper size): 4to,
  • (book size): Q

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Italian[edit]

Italian ordinal numbers
 <  3rd 4th 5th  > 
    Ordinal : quarto
    Cardinal : quattro

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quartus.

Adjective[edit]

quarto m (feminine quarta, masculine plural quarti, feminine plural quarte)

  1. fourth

Noun[edit]

quarto m (plural quarti) Feminine quarta

  1. fourth (the one in fourth position)

quarto m (plural quarti)

  1. quarter (fraction, part of a town), fourth (fraction)

quarto

  1. The letter Q in the Italian phonetic alphabet

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Latin[edit]

Numeral[edit]

quartō

  1. dative masculine singular of quartus
  2. dative neuter singular of quartus
  3. ablative masculine singular of quartus
  4. ablative neuter singular of quartus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese quarto, from Latin quartus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Ordinal numeral[edit]

quarto m (feminine quarta, masculine plural quartos, feminine plural quartas)

  1. fourth
quarto (2)

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Noun[edit]

quarto m (plural quartos)

  1. quarter (one of four equal parts)
  2. bedroom
    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 400:
      Não devia estar num quarto particular?
      Shouldn't he be in a private room?
  3. room (division in a building)



Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

quarto m (feminine quarta, masculine plural quartos, feminine plural quartas)

  1. Archaic form of cuarto.

Noun[edit]

quarto m (plural quartos)

  1. Archaic form of cuarto.