mento

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See also: mentó, mentő, and -mento

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mento (countable and uncountable, plural mentos)

  1. a folk music genre of Jamaica, featuring acoustic instruments and voices
  2. an individual mento song

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

mento

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mentir

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

mento

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of mentir

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmento/
  • Hyphenation: men‧to
  • Rhymes: -ento

Noun[edit]

mento (accusative singular menton, plural mentoj, accusative plural mentojn)

  1. mint (plant)

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Esperanto menso, Italian mente and Spanish mente, ultimately from Latin mēns. The Esperanto word was modified to reflect forms in natural languages and international derived terms.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mento (plural menti)

  1. mind, mentality

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

mento (plural mentos)

  1. chin

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mentum, from Proto-Indo-European *men- (to project).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mento m (plural menti)

  1. (anatomy) chin, mentum
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Etymology 2[edit]

See mentire.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mento

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mentire

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mentō

  1. dative singular of mentum
  2. ablative singular of mentum

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mentum.

Noun[edit]

mento m (plural mentos)

  1. chin (bottom of a face)
    Synonym: queixo