quando

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See also: quándo

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

quando

  1. when

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quandō.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

quando

  1. when
    Quando parti?When will you leave?
    Da quando stai imparando il Latino?Since when do you learn Latin?

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Conjunction[edit]

quando

  1. when
    Si partirà quando sarai pronta.We will leave when you're ready.
    la neve arrivò quando ce l'aspettavamoit snowed when we expected it
    Cosa vuoi fare quando sarai grande?
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

Noun[edit]

quando m (uncountable)

  1. when, moment (a point or period in time)
    Synonyms: circostanza, momento, tempo, occasione, attimo

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quam (how, as) + *dō (then, until).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

quandō (not comparable)

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

Conjunction[edit]

quandō

  1. when
  2. because

Derived terms[edit]

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References[edit]


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)
    Quando (eles) chegaram?
    When did they arrive?
    Esse bolo foi feito quando?
    When was this cake made?
    • 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.

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use 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 quotations of use 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.

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:quando.

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

quando m (plural quandos)

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

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Spanish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

quando

  1. Obsolete form of cuando.

Conjunction[edit]

quando

  1. Obsolete form of cuando.