momento

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From confusion of memento with moment, as in "a memorable moment".

Noun[edit]

momento

  1. Misspelling of memento.

Usage notes[edit]

This spelling is so common that some references now no longer consider it a misspelling.

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Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /moˈmento/
  • Rhymes: -ento
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

momento (accusative singular momenton, plural momentoj, accusative plural momentojn)

  1. moment, instant
    • 1952, F. Omelka, La Alaska stafeto, Project Gutenberg transcription
      Kaj en tiu ĉi solena momento ekparolis la ŝerifo.
      And in this solemn moment up spoke the sherif.

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English momentumFrench momentGerman MomentItalian momentoRussian моме́нт (momént)Spanish momento. Decision no. 1272, Progreso VII. Old superseded sense also through Esperanto momento.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

momento (plural momenti)

  1. (physics) momentum
    Synonym: mov-quanto (rare)
  2. (superseded, rare) moment [1907–1912/13]
    Synonym: instanto

References[edit]

  • Progreso IV (in Ido), 1911–1912, page 173
  • Progreso VII (in Ido), 1914, page 71

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

momento (plural momentos)

  1. moment
    In iste momento, io es euphoric.
    In this moment, I am euphoric.

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

momento m (plural momenti)

  1. moment
  2. (physics) momentum

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōmentō

  1. dative singular of mōmentum
  2. ablative singular of mōmentum

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

From Latin momentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

momento m (plural momentos)

  1. moment (very brief period of time)
  2. (physics) momentum

Quotations[edit]

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


Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Latin momentum.

Noun[edit]

momento m (plural momentos)

  1. (time) moment, instant
    Un momento, señor.
    One moment, sir.
    Synonym: instante
  2. (physics) momentum
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