secondo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Italian

Noun[edit]

secondo (plural secondos)

  1. (music) The second part in a concerted piece.

See also[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Italian[edit]

Italian ordinal numbers
 <  1st 2nd 3rd  > 
    Ordinal : secondo
    Cardinal : due

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (abbreviation) m, f
  • (in names of monarchs and popes, the second): (abbreviation) II

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin secundus (he who follows, second), from sequor (to follow).

Adjective[edit]

secondo m (feminine seconda, masculine plural secondi, feminine plural seconde)

  1. (before the noun) second
  2. (in names of monarchs and popes, after the name) the second

Adverb[edit]

secondo

  1. as per, per
  2. according to

Noun[edit]

secondo m (plural secondi)

  1. second (unit of time)
  2. second (in boxing or duelling)
  3. second mate, executive officer (in the navy)
  4. main course (of a meal)
  5. latter (relating to or being the second of two items)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin secundum (preposition and adverb) (after, behind, according to)

Preposition[edit]

secondo

  1. according to

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