medo

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See also: Medo, međo, mêdo, and Medo-

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese medo, from Latin metus. Cognate with Portuguese medo, Asturian mieu, Spanish miedo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

medo m (uncountable)

  1. fear
    Synonym: temor

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References[edit]

  • medo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • medo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • medo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • medo” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • medo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Mēdus, from Ancient Greek Μῆδος (Mêdos), from an Iranian language.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.do/, [ˈmɛːd̪o]
  • Rhymes: -ɛdo
  • Hyphenation: mè‧do

Adjective[edit]

medo (feminine singular meda, masculine plural medi, feminine plural mede)

  1. (historical) Median (pertaining to Media or Medes)

Noun[edit]

medo m (plural medi, feminine meda)

  1. (historical) Mede, Median (person from Media)

Noun[edit]

(il) medo m (uncountable)

  1. Median (language)

References[edit]

  • medo in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

medo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of めど

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

medo

  1. nominative singular of meda (fat)

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese medo, from Latin metus (fear). Compare Spanish miedo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

medo m (plural medos)

  1. fear (emotion caused by actual or perceived danger or threat)
    Não tenho medo.
    I'm not afraid.
    Estamos com medo.
    We are afraid.
    • 2007, J. K. Rowling, Lya Wyler, Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte, Rocco, page 317:
      Desculpe, acho que dá mais medo se for meia-noite!
      I'm sorry, I thought that it would be more fearsome if it were midnight!

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from medved

Noun[edit]

medo n (Cyrillic spelling медо)

  1. bear
  2. teddy bear

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

medo (feminine singular media, masculine plural medos, feminine plural medias)

  1. Mede (of or pertaining to historical Media)

Noun[edit]

medo m (plural medos, feminine media, feminine plural medias)

  1. Mede (native or resident of historical Media)

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