mimo

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See also: MIMO, mimó, mimò, and mimo-

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Czech mimo, from Proto-Slavic *mimo, from Proto-Indo-European *mey-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɪmo]
  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

mimo (+ accusative)

  1. outside of, out of
  2. aside from

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • mimo in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • mimo in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from pantomimo, influenced by English mime, Italian mimo, French mime, Polish mim, Russian мим (mim), all from Latin mīmus, from Ancient Greek μῖμος (mîmos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmimo]
  • Rhymes: -imo
  • Hyphenation: mi‧mo

Noun[edit]

mimo (accusative singular mimon, plural mimoj, accusative plural mimojn)

  1. mime, pantomime actor
    Synonym: pantomimisto

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmi.mo/
  • Rhymes: -imo
  • Hyphenation: mì‧mo

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mīmus.

Noun[edit]

mimo m (plural mimi, feminine mima)

  1. mime

Noun[edit]

mimo m (plural mimi)

  1. mockingbird
  2. (biology) mime, mimic

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

mimo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mimare

Further reading[edit]

  • mimo1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mīmō

  1. dative/ablative singular of mīmus

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mimo, from Proto-Indo-European *mey-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mimo

  1. past, over (ended)

Preposition[edit]

mimo (with genitive)

  1. past (beyond in place)
  2. without
    mimo źěławithout work, unemployed

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “mimo”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “mimo”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *mimo, from Proto-Indo-European *mey-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

mimo (+ genitive)

  1. despite, in spite of
    Synonym: pomimo

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • mimo in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • mimo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmi.mu/, [ˈmi.mu]

  • Hyphenation: mo

Noun[edit]

mimo m (plural mimos)

  1. (Brazil) an affectionate action or gesture, such as a cuddle
    Synonyms: cafuné, carinho, meiguice, quitute, quindim

Verb[edit]

mimo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of mimar
  2. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of mimir

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mimo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mîmo/
  • Hyphenation: mi‧mo

Preposition[edit]

mȉmo (Cyrillic spelling ми̏мо) (+ genitive case)

  1. by, past (of movement in relation to an object)
  2. despite, in spite of (law, custom, agreement, hardship etc.; contrary to something established or expected)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

mimo m (plural mimos)

  1. caress, cuddle
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mīmus, from Ancient Greek μῖμος (mîmos).

Noun[edit]

mimo m or f (plural mimos)

  1. mime, mime artist (an actor or actress who practices mime)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

mimo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of mimar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of mimir.

Further reading[edit]