minúsculo

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: minusculo

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minusculus, from minus (less) +‎ -culus (diminutive suffix).

Adjective[edit]

minúsculo m (feminine singular minúscula, masculine plural minúsculos, feminine plural minúsculas, comparable)

  1. minute; minuscule; tiny (very small)
    Synonyms: diminuto
  2. (orthography) minuscule; lower-case (written in minuscules)
    Antonyms: maiúsculo

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:minúsculo.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minusculus, from minus (less) +‎ -culus (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

minúsculo (feminine singular minúscula, masculine plural minúsculos, feminine plural minúsculas)

  1. (orthography) lower case (of a letter)
    Antonyms: mayúsculo

Further reading[edit]