santo

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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

santo

  1. saint

Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

santo

  1. saint

Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sānctus.

Adjective[edit]

santo

  1. holy

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sānctus.

Adjective[edit]

santo (feminine singular santa, masculine plural santi, feminine plural sante)

  1. holy

Noun[edit]

santo m (plural santi) feminine santa; before a consonant (except preconsonantal s) san, before a vocal sant', both only when a name of a saint or place follows; abbreviation S.

  1. saint
  2. (before a name of a saint or in place names, as Santo) Saint

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese santo, from Latin sānctus, perfect passive participle of sanciō (consecrate, appoint as sacred), from Proto-Indo-European *sān- (healthy, happy).

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santo m (feminine singular santa, masculine plural santos, feminine plural santas, comparable)

  1. holy, sacred
    1. dedicated to a religious purpose or a god; religious
      Synonym: religioso
      Antonyms: laico, secular
    2. flawless from a religious point of view
      Synonyms: perfeito, puro
    3. designed or exalted by a divine sanction; venerable
      Synonyms: sagrado, sacro, venerável
    4. (of a day) during which one must dedicate himself to religion, rather than work
    5. saintly; relating to saints.
  2. (figuratively) pure, immaculate, undefiled
    1. innocent
      Synonyms: puro, inocente
      Antonyms: impuro, pecador, réprobo
    2. chaste
      Synonyms: puro, casto, imaculado
      Antonyms: impuro, libidinoso

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santo m (plural santos, feminine santa, feminine plural santas)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) someone who has been formally canonised by the Catholic Church
  2. saint (a virtuous or holy person)
  3. an extremely kind individual

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish sancto, from Latin sānctus.

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santo (feminine singular santa, masculine plural santos, feminine plural santas) (superlative santísimo)

  1. holy, godly
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Noun[edit]

santo m (plural santos, feminine santa, feminine plural santas)

  1. saint

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish santo from Old Spanish sancto, from Latin sānctus.

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santo

  1. holy, godly

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m

  1. saint