fato

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Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin factus.

Adjective[edit]

fato

  1. done, made

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fātum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fato m (plural fati)

  1. fate, destiny

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

fatō

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

Portuguese[edit]

fatos

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Uncertain, but likely from a Proto-Germanic [Term?] root *fat- (Old High German faz (garment)), such as Gothic *𐍆𐌰𐍄𐌰 (fata). Compare Spanish hato (Old Spanish fato).

Noun[edit]

fato m (plural fatos)

  1. a set of clothing traditionally worn together, such as a uniform or national costume
  2. (Portugal) suit (suit) (formal clothing, male or female)
  3. (Portugal) entrails (internal organs of an animal, especially the intestines)

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:fato.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Alteration of facto. From Latin factum. Cognate of feito.

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Noun[edit]

fato m (plural fatos)

  1. (Brazil) fact (something which is real)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Unknown, but likely ultimately from Arabic. Suggested etymons include:

  • [script needed] (hatu, shoal).
  • [script needed] (adao, separated portion of cattle), via Spanish hato.
  • [script needed] (hadd, part; portion).

Noun[edit]

fato m (plural fatos)

  1. (collective) a small herd of goats; a flock