rostro

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English rostrum, French rostre, Italian rostro, Russian ро́стр(róstr), Spanish rostro, all ultimately from Latin rōstrum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈros.tro/, /ˈɾɔs.tɾɔ/

Noun[edit]

rostro (plural rostri)

  1. (general) any beaklike extension
  2. (national, historical) bill
  3. beak (of an insect)
  4. trunk, proboscis (as of an elephant)
  5. (botany) prolonged rigid process
  6. (antiquity) beak of a ship; rostrum in a forum.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rostrum

Noun[edit]

rostro m ‎(plural rostri)

  1. rostrum
  2. (nautical) ram, beak
  3. bill, beak (of a bird)
  4. nib

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

rōstrō

  1. dative singular of rōstrum
  2. ablative singular of rōstrum

Old Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rostro m

  1. Alternative form of rosto

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rostrum

Noun[edit]

rostro m ‎(plural rostros)

  1. face

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