sino

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Galician[edit]

sinos

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sino, from Latin signum, from Proto-Indo-European *sek- (to cut) or *sekʷ- (to follow). Cognate with Portuguese sino.

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sino m (plural sinos)

  1. bell

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Italian[edit]

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sino

  1. Variant of fino.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *si-tu-, from *tkei (dwell, be home), whence English home.

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Verb[edit]

present active sinō, present infinitive sinere, perfect active sīvī, supine situm

  1. (with accusative of person and infinitive) I let, permit, suffer.
  2. I put, lay, set down.
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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin signum (bell, ringing of a bell), from Latin signum (sign), from Proto-Indo-European *sek- (to cut) or *sekʷ- (to follow). Cognate with Old Provençal senh.

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sino m

  1. bell

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Portuguese[edit]

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Sinos

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sino (bell), from Late Latin signum (bell, ringing of a bell), from Latin signum (sign), from Proto-Indo-European *sek- (to cut) or *sekʷ- (to follow).

Cognate with Galician sino, Catalan seny and Romansch zain. Also related to French tocsin and English tocsin (both ultimately from Old Provençal senh (bell)).

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Noun[edit]

sino m (plural sinos)

  1. bell (percussive instrument)
    • 1913, Fernando Pessoa, “Ó sino da minha aldeia”:
      Ó sino da minha aldeia, / Dolente na tarde calma, / Cada tua badalada / Soa dentro da minha alma.
      Oh bell of my village, / Lazy in this peaceful afternoon, / Each one of your tollings / Resounds in my soul.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin signum.

Noun[edit]

sino m (plural sinos)

  1. destiny, fate, lot

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin sino-, from Sina "China" (the country).

Noun[edit]

sino m (plural sinos)

  1. Chinese
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Etymology 3[edit]

From si + no.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /si no/
  • as if two separate words

Conjunction[edit]

sino

  1. but (after a negative clause) (i.e., "but rather", "but only", or "but rather only")
  2. except, apart from
  3. only, solely

Tagalog[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sino

  1. (interrogative) who