granato

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Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

granato (accusative singular granaton, plural granatoj, accusative plural granatojn)

  1. pomegranate

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡraˈna.to/
  • Hyphenation: gra‧nà‧to

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin grānātus (having many seeds or grains), derived from grānum (grain, seed).

Adjective[edit]

granato (feminine singular granata, masculine plural granati, feminine plural granate)

  1. grained (having grains)
  2. crimson
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

granato m (plural granati) (archaic)

  1. (botany) pomegranate (tree)
  2. pomegranate (fruit)

Etymology 2[edit]

grano (wheat) +‎ -ato

Adjective[edit]

granato (feminine singular granata, masculine plural granati, feminine plural granate) (archaic)

  1. Having formed grains.
  2. (figuratively) strong, vigorous, sturdy

Etymology 3[edit]

From granato (pomegranate), due to the stone's color resembling that of the pomegranate's seeds.

Noun[edit]

granato m (plural granati)

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  1. (mineralogy, uncountable) garnet (gemstone)
  2. (mineralogy, uncountable) Synonym of piropo (pyrope)
  3. One of several synthetic red dyes.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun use of the adjective granato (having seeds or grains).

Noun[edit]

granato m (plural granati)

  1. (botany) Synonym of melograno (pomegranate tree)

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  • granato1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • granato2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • granato3 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • granato4 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grānātō

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