duplo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin duplus, whence also Italian doppio (an inherited doublet).

Adjective[edit]

duplo (feminine singular dupla, masculine plural dupli, feminine plural duple)

  1. duple, double

Noun[edit]

duplo m (plural dupli)

  1. duple, duplet

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inflected forms.

Adjective[edit]

dūplō

  1. dative masculine singular of dūplus
  2. dative neuter singular of dūplus
  3. ablative masculine singular of dūplus
  4. ablative neuter singular of dūplus

Etymology 2[edit]

From dūplus. Found in Late and legal Latin as a synonym for the Classical Latin duplicō.[1]

Verb[edit]

dūplō (present infinitive dūplāre); first conjugation

  1. (Late Latin) I double.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • duplo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “duplo”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • duplo” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • duplo in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin dūplus (double). Compare dobro, an inherited doublet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

duplo m (feminine singular dupla, masculine plural duplos, feminine plural duplas, not comparable)

  1. double (made up of two matching or complementary elements)

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