cubo

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cubus.

Noun[edit]

cubo m (plural cubos)

  1. cube

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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin cubus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cubo m (plural cubos)

  1. cube (shape)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From cuba, from Latin cupa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cubo m (plural cubos)

  1. tower, turret (of a castle)
  2. bucket
  3. pond or reservoir of a watermill
    Synonym: pozo
  4. mill race
    Synonyms: cal, canle, levada
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References[edit]

  • cubo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • cubo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • cubo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • cubo” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • cubo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cubus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cubo (feminine singular cuba, masculine plural cubi, feminine plural cube)

  1. cubic

Noun[edit]

cubo m (plural cubi)

  1. cube

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Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *kubāō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱewb-.

Compare Welsh cysgu (to sleep), English hip, Albanian sup (shoulder), Ancient Greek κύβος (kúbos, vertebra, hollow before the hip (in cattle)).

Verb[edit]

cubō (present infinitive cubāre, perfect active cubuī, supine cubitum); first conjugation, no passive

  1. I lie down, recline.
  2. I sleep; lie asleep.
  3. I recline at table (for a meal).
  4. I am sick, bedridden.
  5. I incubate, am broody
Conjugation[edit]
   Conjugation of cubō (first conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cubō cubās cubat cubāmus cubātis cubant
imperfect cubābam cubābās cubābat cubābāmus cubābātis cubābant
future cubābō cubābis cubābit cubābimus cubābitis cubābunt
perfect cubuī cubuistī cubuit cubuimus cubuistis cubuērunt, cubuēre
pluperfect cubueram cubuerās cubuerat cubuerāmus cubuerātis cubuerant
future perfect cubuerō cubueris cubuerit cubuerimus cubueritis cubuerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cubem cubēs cubet cubēmus cubētis cubent
imperfect cubārem cubārēs cubāret cubārēmus cubārētis cubārent
perfect cubuerim cubuerīs cubuerit cubuerīmus cubuerītis cubuerint
pluperfect cubuissem cubuissēs cubuisset cubuissēmus cubuissētis cubuissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cubā cubāte
future cubātō cubātō cubātōte cubantō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cubāre cubuisse cubitūrum esse
participles cubāns cubitūrus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
cubandī cubandō cubandum cubandō cubitum cubitū
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Descendants[edit]

  • English: covey (via Old French)
  • French: couver
  • Italian: covare
  • Sicilian: cuvari
  • Venetian: coar
  • Walloon: cover

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

cubō

  1. dative singular of cubus
  2. ablative singular of cubus

References[edit]

  • cubo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • cubo in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • cubo in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • cubo in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden, Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co., 1894
    • (ambiguous) to go to bed: cubitum ire
  • Logeion] DMLBS entry for cubare

Portuguese[edit]

cubo

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cubus.

Noun[edit]

cubo m (plural cubos)

  1. (geometry) cube (a regular polyhedron having six identical square faces).
  2. Any object whose shape is similar to that of a cube.
  3. (mathematics) cube (the third power of a number or mathematical expression).

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cubus, from Ancient Greek κύβος (kúbos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkubo/, [ˈku.β̞o]

Noun[edit]

cubo m (plural cubos)

  1. cube
  2. bucket

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