manco

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See also: mancò and mancó

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

manco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mancar

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

manco

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of mancar

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

manco n (uncountable)

  1. shortage
    Synonyms: gebrek, tekortkoming

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈman.ko/, [ˈmäŋko̞]
  • Stress: mànco
  • Hyphenation: man‧co

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mancus, from Proto-Indo-European *man-ko- (maimed in the hand).

Adjective[edit]

manco (feminine singular manca, masculine plural manchi, feminine plural manche)

  1. (archaic, literary) faulty, imperfect, maimed, missing something
    Synonyms: manchevole
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso, Le Monnier, published 2002, Canto VIII, page 142-143:
      [] e ciò esser non può, se li 'ntelletti ¶ che muovon queste stelle non son manchi, ¶ e manco il primo, che non li ha perfetti.
      [] this cannot be, if the Intelligences ¶ that keep these stars in motion are not maimed, ¶ and maimed the first that has not made them perfect.
    • 1820, Alessandro Manzoni, Il conte di Carmagnola (Opere varie, Fratelli Rechiedei (1881)), p. 244:
      Ma negli ordini manchi e divisi ¶ mal si regge, già cede una schiera;
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. left
    la mano mancathe left hand
    Synonyms: sinistro
Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Adverb[edit]

manco

  1. not even
    Synonyms: neanche
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

manco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mancare

Anagrams[edit]


Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

comparative degree of puech

Adjective[edit]

manco

  1. less

l manco

  1. (the) least

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mancō

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

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “manco”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mancus (maimed).

Adjective[edit]

manco m (feminine singular manca, masculine plural mancos, feminine plural mancas, comparable)

  1. lame (unable to walk properly)
    Synonyms: perneta, coxo, capenga

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mancus (maimed, crippled).

Adjective[edit]

manco (feminine singular manca, masculine plural mancos, feminine plural mancas)

  1. one-handed, one-armed, maimed
  2. defective, faulty
    obra manca(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    verso manco(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  3. (figuratively, nautical) oarless, without oars

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

manco m (plural mancos)

  1. (Chile, collquial) horse
    Synonyms: caballo

Venetian[edit]

Verb[edit]

manco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mancar

Adverb[edit]

manco

  1. less