rubro

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rubrum, accusative case of ruber, from Proto-Italic *ruðros, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rudʰrós (red), from the root *h₁rewdʰ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈru.bro/, [ˈr̺uːbr̺o]
  • Stress: rùbro
  • Hyphenation: ru‧bro

Adjective[edit]

rubro (feminine singular rubra, masculine plural rubri, feminine plural rubre) (rare)

  1. red
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso [The Divine Comedy: Paradise] (paperback), Le Monnier, published 2002, Canto VI, lines 79–81, page 105:
      Con costui corse infino al lito rubro; ¶ con costui puose il mondo in tanta pace, ¶ che fu serrato a Giano il suo delubro.
      With him it ran even to the Red Sea shore; ¶ with him it placed the world in so great peace, ¶ that unto Janus was his temple closed.
    • Synonyms: rosso, rufo

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rubrō

  1. dative masculine singular of ruber
  2. dative neuter singular of ruber
  3. ablative masculine singular of ruber
  4. ablative neuter singular of ruber

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

rubro m (uncountable)

  1. (poetic) red (colour)

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rubro m (feminine singular rubra, masculine plural rubros, feminine plural rubras, comparable)

  1. (poetic) red in colour

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rubro m (plural rubros)

  1. rubric