amico

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See also: Amico and amicò

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amico (plural amicos)

  1. friend

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈmi.ko/
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  • Rhymes: -iko

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin amīcus. Compare Catalan amic, French ami, Portuguese amigo, Romanian amic, Sardinian amícu, Spanish amigo.

Noun[edit]

amico m (plural amici, feminine amica)

  1. friend, companion, partner
  2. boyfriend
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Romanian: amic

Adjective[edit]

amico (feminine singular amica, masculine plural amici, feminine plural amiche)

  1. friendly, amicable
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

amico

  1. first-person singular present indicative of amicarsi

Further reading[edit]

  • amico in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • amico in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  • amico in Grandi Dizionari
  • amico in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • amico in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti
  • amico in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  • amico in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From amīcus (friendly; friend) +‎ .

Verb[edit]

amīcō (present infinitive amīcāre, perfect active amīcāvī, supine amīcātum); first conjugation

  1. (transitive) I make friendly to myself
Conjugation[edit]
   Conjugation of amīcō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present amīcō amīcās amīcat amīcāmus amīcātis amīcant
imperfect amīcābam amīcābās amīcābat amīcābāmus amīcābātis amīcābant
future amīcābō amīcābis amīcābit amīcābimus amīcābitis amīcābunt
perfect amīcāvī amīcāvistī amīcāvit amīcāvimus amīcāvistis amīcāvērunt, amīcāvēre
pluperfect amīcāveram amīcāverās amīcāverat amīcāverāmus amīcāverātis amīcāverant
future perfect amīcāverō amīcāveris amīcāverit amīcāverimus amīcāveritis amīcāverint
passive present amīcor amīcāris, amīcāre amīcātur amīcāmur amīcāminī amīcantur
imperfect amīcābar amīcābāris, amīcābāre amīcābātur amīcābāmur amīcābāminī amīcābantur
future amīcābor amīcāberis, amīcābere amīcābitur amīcābimur amīcābiminī amīcābuntur
perfect amīcātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect amīcātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect amīcātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present amīcem amīcēs amīcet amīcēmus amīcētis amīcent
imperfect amīcārem amīcārēs amīcāret amīcārēmus amīcārētis amīcārent
perfect amīcāverim amīcāverīs amīcāverit amīcāverīmus amīcāverītis amīcāverint
pluperfect amīcāvissem amīcāvissēs amīcāvisset amīcāvissēmus amīcāvissētis amīcāvissent
passive present amīcer amīcēris, amīcēre amīcētur amīcēmur amīcēminī amīcentur
imperfect amīcārer amīcārēris, amīcārēre amīcārētur amīcārēmur amīcārēminī amīcārentur
perfect amīcātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect amīcātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present amīcā amīcāte
future amīcātō amīcātō amīcātōte amīcantō
passive present amīcāre amīcāminī
future amīcātor amīcātor amīcantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives amīcāre amīcāvisse amīcātūrum esse amīcārī amīcātum esse amīcātum īrī
participles amīcāns amīcātūrus amīcātus amīcandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
amīcandī amīcandō amīcandum amīcandō amīcātum amīcātū

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

amīcō

  1. dative/ablative singular of amīcus

References[edit]

  • amico in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amico in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to be friendly with any one: uti aliquo amico