verso

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin in versō foliō (on the turned leaf, on the turned page), the ablative of the Latin versus (turned, changed) from the perfect passive participle of vertō (turn). Compare rēctus (right).

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Noun[edit]

verso (plural versos)

  1. The back side of a flat object which is to be examined visually, as for reading, such as a sheet or a leaf or a coin or a medal.
  2. (printing) The left-hand page of a book of a script which reads from left to right, usually having an even page number.

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare French vers, Italian verso, Spanish verso, German Vers, and English verse, all ultimately from Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

verso (accusative singular verson, plural versoj, accusative plural versojn)

  1. line of poetry

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Finnish[edit]

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(index ve)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ver‧so

Noun[edit]

verso

  1. sprout, shoot

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  2. (printing) left-hand page

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German[edit]

Adverb[edit]

verso

  1. overleaf

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

verso (plural versi)

  1. verse

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian verso, French vers.

Preposition[edit]

verso

  1. towards

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versi)

  1. (poetry) verse
  2. song
  3. cackle (of a hen or goose)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin versus (past participle of vertere).[1] Cognate to French vers (towards).

Preposition[edit]

verso

  1. toward

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

verso

  1. first-person singular present of versare

Etymology 4[edit]

Preposition[edit]

verso

  1. vicinity, proximity, nearby
  2. around, near to, close to.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Frequentative of verto.

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Verb[edit]

present active versō, present infinitive versāre, perfect active versāvī, supine versātum

  1. I turn, wind, twist or whirl about.
  2. I turn over in mind, meditate.

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References[edit]

  • verso in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • verse in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Participle[edit]

versō

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin versus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verse
  2. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  3. (printing) verso, left-hand page

Verb[edit]

verso

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of versar

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Adjective[edit]

verso m (feminine versa, masculine plural versos, feminine plural versas)

  1. (mathematics) versed

Etymology[edit]

From Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verse, poem
  2. verse, line (of a poem)
  3. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  4. (printing) verso, left-hand page
  5. (artillery): small culverin (kind of cannon)
  6. (colloquial) lie, story, porky

Verb[edit]

verso

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of versar.