canto

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English[edit]

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canto ‎(plural cantos)

  1. One of the chief divisions of a long poem; a book.

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

canto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cantar

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

canto

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of cantar

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

canto m ‎(uncountable)

  1. singing

Verb[edit]

canto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cantar

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

canto ‎(plural cantos)

  1. song

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin cantus.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈkän̪ːt̪o/

Noun[edit]

canto m ‎(plural canti)

  1. song
  2. singing
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Etymology 2[edit]

Ostensibly from Greek κανθός, meaning corner, specifically the corner of the eye.

Noun[edit]

canto m ‎(plural canti)

  1. corner
  2. side
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Etymology 3[edit]

From cantare

Verb[edit]

canto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cantare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Frequentative form from canō

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Verb[edit]

cantō ‎(present infinitive cantāre, perfect active cantāvī, supine cantātum); first conjugation

  1. I sing.

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   Conjugation of canto (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cantō cantās cantat cantāmus cantātis cantant
imperfect cantābam cantābās cantābat cantābāmus cantābātis cantābant
future cantābō cantābis cantābit cantābimus cantābitis cantābunt
perfect cantāvī cantāvistī cantāvit cantāvimus cantāvistis cantāvērunt, cantāvēre
pluperfect cantāveram cantāverās cantāverat cantāverāmus cantāverātis cantāverant
future perfect cantāverō cantāveris cantāverit cantāverimus cantāveritis cantāverint
passive present cantor cantāris, cantāre cantātur cantāmur cantāminī cantantur
imperfect cantābar cantābāris, cantābāre cantābātur cantābāmur cantābāminī cantābantur
future cantābor cantāberis, cantābere cantābitur cantābimur cantābiminī cantābuntur
perfect cantātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect cantātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect cantātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cantem cantēs cantet cantēmus cantētis cantent
imperfect cantārem cantārēs cantāret cantārēmus cantārētis cantārent
perfect cantāverim cantāverīs cantāverit cantāverīmus cantāverītis cantāverint
pluperfect cantāvissem cantāvissēs cantāvisset cantāvissēmus cantāvissētis cantāvissent
passive present canter cantēris, cantēre cantētur cantēmur cantēminī cantentur
imperfect cantārer cantārēris, cantārēre cantārētur cantārēmur cantārēminī cantārentur
perfect cantātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect cantātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cantā cantāte
future cantātō cantātō cantātōte cantantō
passive present cantāre cantāminī
future cantātor cantātor cantantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cantāre cantāvisse cantātūrus esse cantārī cantātus esse cantātum īrī
participles cantāns cantātūrus cantātus cantandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
cantāre cantandī cantandō cantandum cantātum cantātū

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese canto, from Latin cantus ‎(song; singing), perfect passive participle of canō ‎(I sing), from Proto-Indo-European *kan- ‎(to sing). Cognate of English chant

Noun[edit]

canto m (plural cantos)

  1. singing (the act of using the voice to produce musical sounds)
  2. chant
  3. a bird’s song
  4. (figuratively) any pleasant sound
  5. (poetry) canto
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Verb[edit]

canto

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

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin canthus, from Ancient Greek κανθός ‎(kanthós, corner of the eye).

Noun[edit]

canto m (plural cantos)

  1. corner (space in the angle between converging lines or surfaces)
  2. a remote location
  3. an undetermined or unknown location
  4. (sports) the corner of the goal line and touchline
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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin cantus.

Noun[edit]

canto m ‎(plural cantos)

  1. singing
  2. song
  3. chant
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin cantus, metal rim of a wheel, of Celtic origin

Noun[edit]

canto m ‎(plural cantos)

  1. edge
  2. side
  3. (rare) thickness
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

canto

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