castro

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See also: Castro, castró, and castrò

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

castro

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of castrar

Galician[edit]

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Castro de Viladonga's aerials view

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese castro, from Latin castrum. Cognate with Portuguese castro, Spanish castro. See also alcázar, which entered through Arabic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

castro m (plural castros)

  1. a local fortified Iron Age village, of which some 3,000 are known in Galicia
  2. (by extension) any fortified archaeological site

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • castro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • castro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

castro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of castrare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Denominative in from a lost instrumental noun, Proto-Italic *kastrom (knife), maybe from Proto-Indo-European *ḱes- (to cut up, to slaughter). See also castrum, careō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

castrō (present infinitive castrāre, perfect active castrāvī, supine castrātum); first conjugation

  1. I prune
  2. I ampute
  3. I punish
  4. I purge
  5. I castrate or spay
  6. I dock (a tail)

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of castro (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present castrō castrās castrat castrāmus castrātis castrant
imperfect castrābam castrābās castrābat castrābāmus castrābātis castrābant
future castrābō castrābis castrābit castrābimus castrābitis castrābunt
perfect castrāvī castrāvistī castrāvit castrāvimus castrāvistis castrāvērunt, castrāvēre
pluperfect castrāveram castrāverās castrāverat castrāverāmus castrāverātis castrāverant
future perfect castrāverō castrāveris castrāverit castrāverimus castrāveritis castrāverint
passive present castror castrāris, castrāre castrātur castrāmur castrāminī castrantur
imperfect castrābar castrābāris, castrābāre castrābātur castrābāmur castrābāminī castrābantur
future castrābor castrāberis, castrābere castrābitur castrābimur castrābiminī castrābuntur
perfect castrātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect castrātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect castrātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present castrem castrēs castret castrēmus castrētis castrent
imperfect castrārem castrārēs castrāret castrārēmus castrārētis castrārent
perfect castrāverim castrāverīs castrāverit castrāverīmus castrāverītis castrāverint
pluperfect castrāvissem castrāvissēs castrāvisset castrāvissēmus castrāvissētis castrāvissent
passive present castrer castrēris, castrēre castrētur castrēmur castrēminī castrentur
imperfect castrārer castrārēris, castrārēre castrārētur castrārēmur castrārēminī castrārentur
perfect castrātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect castrātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present castrā castrāte
future castrātō castrātō castrātōte castrantō
passive present castrāre castrāminī
future castrātor castrātor castrantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives castrāre castrāvisse castrātūrus esse castrārī castrātus esse castrātum īrī
participles castrāns castrātūrus castrātus castrandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
castrāre castrandī castrandō castrandum castrātum castrātū

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References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

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castro

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese castro, from Latin castrum, from Proto-Indo-European *kes- (to cut, cut off, separate). Cognate with Galician castro, Spanish castro. Doublet of alcácer, from Arabic.

Noun[edit]

castro m (plural castros)

  1. fort (of Roman or prehistoric origin)
  2. a fortified pre-Roman Iron Age village frequently found in the northwestern regions of the Iberian Peninsula
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

castro

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish castro, from Latin castrum. Doublet of alcázar, which came through Arabic.

Noun[edit]

castro m (plural castros)

  1. fort, fortified settlement

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

castro

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