oriente

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See also: Oriente and orienté

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

oriento +‎ -e

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

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oriente

  1. easterly

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Verb[edit]

oriente

  1. first-person singular present indicative of orienter
  2. third-person singular present indicative of orienter
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of orienter
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of orienter
  5. second-person singular imperative of orienter

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ouriente, borrowed from Latin oriēns, oriēntem (the east).

Noun[edit]

oriente m (uncountable)

  1. east (cardinal direction)
  2. the eastern portion of a territory or region

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin orientem (possibly a borrowing), accusative form of oriēns, present participle of orior (I rise, get up), in reference to the rising of the Sun. Early Christian maps were "oriented" with the direction to Jerusalem always at the top.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈrjɛn.te/, [oˈr̺jɛn̪t̪e]
  • Hyphenation: o‧rièn‧te

Noun[edit]

oriente m (plural orienti)

  1. (geography) east, orient
    Synonyms: est, levante
    Antonym: occidente
  2. (of a pearl) orient
  3. (freemasonry) lodge

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Further reading[edit]

  • oriente in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

oriente

  1. ablative singular of oriēns

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese ouriente, borrowed from Latin oriens, orientem, present participle of oriri (to rise).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

oriente m (plural orientes)

  1. east
    Synonyms: leste, nascente
    Antonyms: ocidente, poente, oeste
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  • (compass points) ponto cardeal;
norte
oeste/poente/ocidente Compass rose simple plain.svg leste/este/nascente/oriente
sul


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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

oriente

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of orientar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of orientar
  3. first-person singular imperative of orientar
  4. third-person singular imperative of orientar

Further reading[edit]

  • oriente” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈɾjente/, [oˈɾjẽn̪t̪e]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin oriens, orientem.[1]

Noun[edit]

oriente m (plural orientes)

  1. east
    Synonym: este
    Antonyms: occidente, oeste
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

oriente

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of orientar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of orientar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of orientar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of orientar.

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