cautela

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See also: cautelá

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cautēla.

Noun[edit]

cautela f (plural cauteles)

  1. caution, care
    Synonym: cura

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cautēla (caution).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kawˈtɛ.la/
  • Rhymes: -ɛla
  • Hyphenation: cau‧tè‧la

Noun[edit]

cautela f (plural cautele)

  1. caution, care
  2. precaution

Verb[edit]

cautela

  1. inflection of cautelare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From caveō (beware) +‎ -ēla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cautēla f (genitive cautēlae); first declension

  1. caution
  2. vocative singular of cautēla

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cautēla cautēlae
Genitive cautēlae cautēlārum
Dative cautēlae cautēlīs
Accusative cautēlam cautēlās
Ablative cautēlā cautēlīs
Vocative cautēla cautēlae

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

cautēlā f

  1. ablative singular of cautēla

References[edit]

  • cautela in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cautela in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • cautela in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Professor Kidd, et al. Collins Gem Latin Dictionary. HarperCollins Publishers (Glasgow: 2004). →ISBN. page 51.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin cautēla (caution).

Noun[edit]

cautela f (plural cautelas)

  1. caution (careful attention, prudence)
    Synonyms: cuidado, caução
  2. share (in a lottery)

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kauˈtela/, [kau̯ˈt̪e.la]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish cabtela, borrowed from Latin cautēla (caution).

Noun[edit]

cautela f (plural cautelas)

  1. caution, care, caginess, chariness
  2. precaution
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

cautela

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of cautelar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of cautelar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of cautelar.

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