manto

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian or Spanish manto.

Noun[edit]

manto

  1. Obsolete form of manteau.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Finnish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: man‧to
  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑnto/

Noun[edit]

manto

  1. (botany) sapwood

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

manto m (plural manti)

  1. mantel, cloak
  2. layer, surface, blanket, carpet
  3. pavement

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

manto

  1. rōmaji reading of マント

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

manto m (plural mantos)

  1. cloak (long outer garment worn over the shoulders covering the back)
  2. (zoology) mantle (body wall of a mollusc)
  3. (geology) mantle (layer between the Earth’s core and crust)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin mantum, back-formation of mantellum, ultimately from Gaulish.

Noun[edit]

manto m (plural mantos)

  1. shroud, cloak
  2. layer, surface, blanket, carpet