neto

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See also: Neto and néto

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A reverse spelling of oten.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ne‧to

Noun[edit]

neto

  1. the penis

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese neto, from local Medieval Latin nepto,[1] from Vulgar Latin *nepta, from Latin neptis (granddaughter). Cognate with Portuguese neto and Spanish nieto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

neto m (plural netos, feminine neta, feminine plural netas)

  1. grandson
  2. jack rafter
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Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown: attested since the 15 century; not know cognates in Portuguese or Spanish.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

neto m (plural netos)

  1. a traditional unit of volume, equivalent to a pint or half a litre
    • 1457, Fernando R. Tato Plaza (ed.), Libro de notas de Álvaro Pérez, notario da Terra de Rianxo e Postmarcos. Santiago: Concello da Cultura Galega, page 173:
      Boa tĩta se deue faser en esta guisa: Para hũu neto de tĩta, õça e media de agalla deitaredes medio açu[n]bre d'agua de chuuja e ferua fasta que mĩgue la metade cõ as ditas agallas quebradas
      The good ink must be prepared in this manner: for preparing a pint of ink, a ounce and a half of oak gall: you'll add half an azumbre [1/2 of 2 l] of rain water, and you'll let it boil till it reduces to the half, with those galls broken in it
    • 1805, anonymous, Representación dos veciños da Pontedeva (in Ramón Mariño Paz, 2008, Papés d'emprenta condenada. A escrita galega entre 1797 e 1846, page 21-23):
      non pode querer ó noso Rey que lle paguemos un carto polo neto do viño, que non podemos vender á ochavo. Os probes non comemos mais ca un pouco de pan, ou bróa ruin, e unhas berzas sin adubo. Si nos quita a pinga do viño, ¿que forza emos ter para traballar as terras?
      our King can't pretend that we pay a quarter by each pint of wine [we consume], when we can't even sell it for half a quarter. We the poor people eat but a little of bread, or bad black bread, and some greens without seasoning. If He takes this little wine, what strength we'll have left for working the lands?
    Synonym: cuartillo
  2. (familiar) a glass of wine
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Spanish neto, itself from Italian netto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

neto m (feminine singular neta, masculine plural netos, feminine plural netas)

  1. net (remaining after deductions)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nepto" in Gallaeciae Monumenta Historica.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

nētō

  1. second-person singular future active imperative of neō
  2. third-person singular future active imperative of neō

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese neto, derived in masculine from the feminine neta, from Vulgar Latin *nepta, from Latin neptis (granddaughter).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

neto m (plural netos, feminine neta, feminine plural netas)

  1. grandson, male grandchild

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Catalan or French net, or Italian netto, from Latin nitidus. Doublet of nítido.

Adjective[edit]

neto (feminine singular neta, masculine plural netos, feminine plural netas)

  1. net (remaining after deductions)