morto

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Etymology[edit]

From French mort, Italian morte, Spanish muerte, Portuguese morte, Romanian moarte, from Latin mors, mortis. All derived from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥-to-. Similar forms also exist in other Indo-European languages, such as Lithuanian mirtis, Russian смерть ‎(smert), Persian مرگ ‎(marg) and Hindi मृत्यु ‎(mṛtyú).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmor.to/
  • Hyphenation: mor‧to

Noun[edit]

morto ‎(accusative singular morton, plural mortoj, accusative plural mortojn)

  1. death

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Noun[edit]

morto (plural morti)

  1. death (cessation of life)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin *mortus from classical Latin mortuus, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥twós, *mr̥tós.

Adjective[edit]

morto m ‎(feminine singular morta, masculine plural morti, feminine plural morte)

  1. dead

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Noun[edit]

morto m ‎(plural morti) feminine morta

  1. dead man
  2. corpse, dead body
  3. dummy (bridge (card game)) The partner of the winning bidder, who shows his or her hand

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Verb[edit]

morto m (f morta, m pl morti, m f morte)

  1. (past participle of morire); died.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese morto, from Vulgar Latin *mortu, from Latin mortuum, perfect active participle of morior ‎(I die). Corresponds to Proto-Indo-European *mr̥twós, *mr̥tós ‎(dead, mortal), *mr̥tó-, ultimately from *mer- ‎(to die).

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Adjective[edit]

morto m ‎(feminine singular morta, masculine plural mortos, feminine plural mortas, sometimes comparable)

  1. dead (no longer living)
  2. dead (completely inactive)
  3. (informal) exhausted (extremely tired)
  4. (figuratively) dead (not showing emotion)

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Usage notes[edit]

Used with estar instead of ser.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:morto.

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  • (no longer living): vivo

Noun[edit]

morto m (plural mortos, feminine morta, feminine plural mortas)

  1. corpse (dead person)
  2. (card games) a number of cards set apart that can be picked up by the first player to play all his cards

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