contado

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Occitan comtat, from Latin comitātus. Doublet of contea.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /konˈta.do/
  • Rhymes: -ado
  • Hyphenation: con‧tà‧do

Noun[edit]

contado m (plural contadi)

  1. (historical) county (territory of a count)
    Synonym: contea
  2. (historical, Middle Ages) Territory under the jurisdiction of a comune
  3. the countryside surrounding a city; the inhabitants of such countryside

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Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • contado in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: con‧ta‧do

Participle[edit]

contado (feminine contada, masculine plural contados, feminine plural contadas)

  1. masculine singular past participle of contar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /konˈtado/, [kõn̪ˈt̪a.ð̞o]

Adjective[edit]

contado (feminine contada, masculine plural contados, feminine plural contadas)

  1. counted
  2. few

Derived terms[edit]

Participle[edit]

contado (feminine contada, masculine plural contados, feminine plural contadas)

  1. masculine singular past participle of contar

Further reading[edit]