quieto

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: quietò

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quiētus, perfect passive participle of quiēscō (I rest), from quiēs (rest).

Adjective[edit]

quieto m (feminine quieta, masculine plural quietos, feminine plural quietas)

  1. quiet, still, having little motion or activity
  2. tranquil, calm, peaceful

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quiētus, whence also Italian cheto.

Adjective[edit]

quieto m (feminine quieta, masculine plural quieti, feminine plural quiete)

  1. quiet, calm, peaceful, silent, still

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

quieto

  1. first-person singular present tense of quietare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quiētus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active quiētō, present infinitive quiētāre, perfect active quiētāvī, supine quiētātum

  1. to quiet, calm

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quiētus. Compare quedo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

quieto m (feminine quieta plural quietos feminine plural quietas; comparable)

  1. With little or no sound; quiet.
  2. Having little motion or activity; calm; quiet.
  3. Not talking much or not talking loudly; reserved; quiet.

Inflection[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quiētus, whence also Spanish quedo.

Adjective[edit]

quieto m (feminine quieta, masculine plural quietos, feminine plural quietas)

  1. calm
  2. still