nostro

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See also: nòstro

Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Catalan nostro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nostro (feminine nostra, masculine plural nostros, feminine plural nostres)

  1. (Eastern dialectal, Balearics, Alghero) our, ours

Usage notes[edit]

When preceding a noun, the pronoun nostro is always preceded by the appropriate definite article.

This form is found within Balearic, Algherese and some additional Eastern dialects.

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • “nostro” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin noster, nostrum.

Adjective[edit]

nostro m sg (feminine nostra, masculine plural nostri, feminine plural nostre)

  1. our

Pronoun[edit]

nostro

  1. our, ours

Related terms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin noster, nostrum, from Proto-Italic *nosteros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

il nostro m (feminine la nostra, masculine plural i nostri, feminine plural le nostre) (before the noun)
nostro m (feminine nostra, masculine plural nostri, feminine plural nostre) (after the noun; also used before a noun denoting a close family member)

  1. (possessive) our
    i nostri figliour children
    le nostre macchineour cars
    Cosa Nostrathe Mafia
    nostro padreour father
  2. (possessive) of ours
    questo nostro parentethis relative of ours
  3. (emphatic) our own
    nostro proprio bambinoour own baby

Pronoun[edit]

nostro m (feminine nostra, masculine plural nostri, feminine plural nostre)

  1. questa penna è nostrathis pen is ours

Noun[edit]

nostro m (plural nostri)

  1. ours, our own
  2. (in the plural) our possessions, friends, relatives etc.

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Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nostrō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of noster

Old French[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nostro m

  1. (very early Old French) Alternative form of nostre

Usage notes[edit]


Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin nostrum, accusative of noster (our).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nostro m

  1. (formal, Christianity) First-person possessive pronoun. Our

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: nostro (dialectal, proscribed)