modo

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See also: mōdo, mōdõ, and mödo

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

modo ‎(accusative singular modon, plural modoj, accusative plural modojn)

  1. (grammar) mood

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin modus

Noun[edit]

modo m ‎(plural modos)

  1. mode, manner

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto modo ‎(mood), from English mode, French mode, German Modus, Italian modo, Russian мо́да ‎(móda), Spanish modo, all ultimately from Latin modus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmo.do/, /ˈmɔ.dɔ/

Noun[edit]

modo (plural modi)

  1. mode (a passing usage which depends upon taste, caprice)
  2. fashion, style
  3. (grammar) mood (indicative, imperative, etc.)
  4. (philosophy, music) mode
  5. (law) modus

Derived terms[edit]

  • ekmoda ‎(old-fashioned)
    • ekmodigar ‎(to cause to go out of fashion)
    • ekmodeskar ‎(to become out of fashion)

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin modus

Noun[edit]

modo m ‎(plural modi)

  1. manner, way
  2. (grammar) mood
  3. (music) style, manner

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Latin[edit]

Adverb[edit]

modo

  1. just, only
    Tunc modo edere volebat. - Just then he only wanted to eat.
  2. recently, just now
    Latrocinium modo factum est. - A robbery just took place.
  3. presently

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Noun[edit]

modō m

  1. dative singular of modus
  2. ablative singular of modus

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References[edit]

  • modo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • modo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • MODO in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • modo in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to translate freely: his fere verbis, hoc fere modo convertere, transferre
    • (ambiguous) with no moderation: sine modo; nullo modo adhibito
    • (ambiguous) to flee like deer, sheep: pecorum modo fugere (Liv. 40. 27)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin modus ‎(measure; manner), from Proto-Indo-European *med- ‎(to measure).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

modo m (plural modos)

  1. mode; way; method (method or manner of doing something)
  2. mode; state; condition
  3. (grammar) mood
  4. (music) mode (one of several ancient scales)

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mǫdo.

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módo n ‎(genitive móda, nominative plural móda)

  1. (anatomy) testicle

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin modus

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

modo m ‎(plural modos)

  1. way
    a mi modo de ver
    the way I see it
  2. (grammar) mood
  3. (following "ni") (no) matter; (there is no) solution (but oh well)
    Ni modo, es un trabajo sucio pero alguien tiene que hacerlo.
    "Oh well, it's a dirty job but somebody has to do it."

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