devoto

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian devoto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

devoto (plural devotos or devotoes)

  1. A devotee.
    • 1697-1698, John Scott, Practical Discourses upon Several Subjects
      And this hath been commonly experimented by the Devoto's of all Religions; for even among the devouter Tarks and Heathens we may find as notorious Instances of those Incomes and Enlargements

References[edit]

devoto” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.


Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēvōtus (vowed, promised, dedicated), from dēvoveō (to vow, offer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /deˈvɔ.to/
  • Rhymes: -ɔto
  • Hyphenation: de‧vò‧to

Adjective[edit]

devoto (feminine devota, masculine plural devoti, feminine plural devote, superlative devotissimo)

  1. devout, pious
  2. devoted

Noun[edit]

devoto m (plural devoti, feminine devota)

  1. a devout or faithful person

Further reading[edit]

  • devoto in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • devoto in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  • devoto in Aldo Gabrielli, Grandi Dizionario Italiano (Hoepli)
  • devoto in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • devoto in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • devoto in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

dēvōtō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of dēvōtus

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: de‧vo‧to

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dēvōtus (promised; vowed).

Adjective[edit]

devoto m (feminine singular devota, masculine plural devotos, feminine plural devotas, comparable)

  1. (religion) devout; pious (devoted to religious feelings and duties)
    Synonym: pio
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

devoto m (plural devotos, feminine devota, feminine plural devotas)

  1. devotee (ardent enthusiast or admirer)
    Synonyms: entusiasta, discípulo
  2. (religion) devotee (zealous follower of a religion)

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

devoto

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

Further reading[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēvōtus (vowed, promised, dedicated), from dēvoveō (to vow, offer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /deˈboto/, [d̪eˈβ̞o.t̪o]
  • Rhymes: -oto

Adjective[edit]

devoto (feminine devota, masculine plural devotos, feminine plural devotas)

  1. devout, pious
  2. devoted

Noun[edit]

devoto m (plural devotos, feminine devota, feminine plural devotas)

  1. devotee; admirer

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]