fortuito

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Italian[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

fortuito (feminine fortuita, masculine plural fortuiti, feminine plural fortuite)

  1. (relational) chance; accidental, fortuitous, casual
    Synonyms: accidentale, casuale

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References[edit]

  1. ^ fortuito in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  2. ^ fortuito in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From forte (by chance).

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Adverb[edit]

fortuītō (not comparable)

  1. by chance, accidentally, casually
    Synonym: forte
  2. fortuitously

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References[edit]

  • fortuito in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • fortuito in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • fortuito in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • quite accidentally, fortuitously: temere et fortuito; forte (et) temere
  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fortuito m (feminine singular fortuita, masculine plural fortuitos, feminine plural fortuitas, comparable)

  1. fortuitous (happening by chance, not necessarily a lucky one)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fortuītus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /foɾˈtwito/, [foɾˈt̪wi.t̪o]

Adjective[edit]

fortuito (feminine fortuita, masculine plural fortuitos, feminine plural fortuitas)

  1. by chance, accidental, fortuitous, casual

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