luco

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlu.ko/, [ˈl̺uːko]
  • Rhymes: -uko
  • Stress: lùco
  • Hyphenation: lu‧co

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin lūcus (grove sacred to a deity), from Old Latin loucos, from Proto-Indo-European *lówkos (open space, clearing), derived from the root *lewk- (bright).
Cognates include English lea (meadow), Hindi लोक (lok, public” ← “world), Lithuanian laũkas (field).

Noun[edit]

luco m (plural luchi)

  1. A small grove, particularly:
    1. (Ancient Rome) A grove sacred to the gods.

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

luco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lucere

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

lūcō

  1. dative singular of lūcus
  2. ablative singular of lūcus