quando

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See also: quándo

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

quando

  1. when

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quandō.[1]

Adverb[edit]

quando

  1. when

Conjunction[edit]

quando

  1. when

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin adverb quam ‎(how) and the Latin preposition *dō ‎(until), as in Latin dōnec, Old Church Slavonic до ‎(do) and Proto-Germanic *tō.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

quandō (not comparable)

  1. (interrogative) "When?"
  2. (relative) "When".

Conjunction[edit]

quandō

  1. when
  2. because

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “quando” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2

Mirandese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quandō.

Adverb[edit]

quando

  1. when

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • quãdo (obsolete, abbreviation)
  • cuando (obsolete, uncommon)
  • coando (obsolete, uncommon)
  • quanu (eye dialect, Northeast Brazil)
  • quano (eye dialect, Northeast Brazil)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese quando, from Latin quandō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

quando (not comparable)

  1. (interrogative) when (used in questions about time)
    • 2000, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Câmara Secreta (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets), Rocco, page 217:
      Quando tiver uma dúvida, vá à biblioteca.
      When you are in doubt, go to the library.
    Quando (eles) chegaram?
    When did they arrive?
    Esse bolo foi feito quando?
    When was this cake made?

Quotations[edit]

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

Conjunction[edit]

quando

  1. when (at such time)
    Fico feliz quando encontro um bom livro.
    I become happy when I find a good book.
  2. when (whilst on the contrary)
    Gastamos nosso dinheiro quando deveríamos tê-lo economizado.
    We spent our money when we should have saved it.

Quotations[edit]

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

Pronoun[edit]

quando

  1. when (during which)
    A Idade do Bronze foi a era quando as civilizações surgiram.
    The Bronze Age was the era when the civilisations appeared.

Synonyms[edit]

Quotations[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

quando m (plural quandos)

  1. (chiefly poetic) when (a point or period in time)

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

quando

  1. Obsolete form of cuando.

Conjunction[edit]

quando

  1. Obsolete form of cuando.