rio

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See also: río, Rio, and RIO

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin rius, from Latin rīvus.

Noun[edit]

rio m (plural rii)

  1. brook, stream, streamlet
  2. (in Venice) A stretch of urban canal

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rio m (feminine ria, masculine plural ri, feminine plural rie)

  1. captive, hostile
  2. (obsolete) guilty

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Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin rius, from Latin rīvus.

Noun[edit]

rio m (Latin spelling)

  1. lake

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish reód.

Noun[edit]

rio m (genitive rioee, plural rioghyn)

  1. frost
  2. ice

Verb[edit]

rio (verbal noun riojey, past participle riojit)

  1. to freeze
  2. to ice up

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin rius (river), from Latin rīvus (a small stream), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reiH- (to flow; to move, set in motion).

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Noun[edit]

rio m

  1. river

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

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rio Tejo (Tagus river)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese rio (river), from Vulgar Latin rius (river), from Latin rīvus (a small stream), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reiH- (to flow; to move, set in motion).

Cognate with Galician río, Spanish río, Catalan riu, Occitan riu, French ru, Italian rio, rivo and Romanian râu.

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Noun[edit]

rio m (plural rios)

  1. river (large body of flowing water)
  2. (figuratively) a large amount of anything
    Ganhamos um rio de dinheiro.
    We earned a truckload of money.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rio

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of rir

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

rio

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) preterite indicative form of reír.

Noun[edit]

rio

  1. Misspelling of río. (Note the small accent on the correct spelling.)