competente

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin competens, competentem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

competente (masculine and feminine plural competenti)

  1. competent
  2. expert, qualified
  3. (law) having jurisdiction
  4. referring to a company doctor (medico competente), as required by legislation on occupational health and safety

Noun[edit]

competente m, f (plural competenti)

  1. expert
    Synonyms: esperto, capace
    Antonyms: incompetente

Verb[edit]

competente

  1. present participle of competere

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

competente

  1. dative masculine singular of competēns
  2. dative feminine singular of competēns
  3. dative neuter singular of competēns

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin competens, competentem, present participle of competō (I meet; I coincide; I agree).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

competente m, f (plural competentes, comparable)

  1. competent (having sufficient skill, knowledge or qualifications)
    Synonyms: capaz
    Synonyms: incapaz, incompetente
  2. competent (adequate for the purpose)
  3. (law) competent (having jurisdiction or authority over a particular issue)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin competens, competentem.

Adjective[edit]

competente (plural competentes)

  1. competent
  2. expert, qualified

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