serio

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See also: Serio, sério, and Sério

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Noun[edit]

serio (accusative singular serion, plural serioj, accusative plural seriojn)

  1. series

Italian[edit]

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serio (feminine singular seria, masculine plural seri, feminine plural serie)

  1. serious
  2. earnest

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sēriō

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

References[edit]

  • serio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • serio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • serio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to say in earnest..: serio dicere (Plaut. Bacch. 1. 1. 42)

Polish[edit]

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serio (comparative bardziej serio, superlative najbardziej serio)

  1. (informal) seriously, not jokingly
    Mówisz serio?
    You're not joking, are you?
  2. (informal) seriously, wholeheartedly
    Potraktuj sprawę serio.
    Treat this matter seriously.

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

serio m (feminine singular seria, masculine plural serios, feminine plural serias, comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of sério

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sērius.

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Adjective[edit]

serio (feminine singular seria, masculine plural serios, feminine plural serias)

  1. serious (without humor)
    • 1998, Vicente Francisco Torres M., La novela bolero latinoamericana, UNAM ISBN 9789683662521, page 168
      Nunca te vuelvas una persona seria.
      Never become a serious person.
  2. serious (important, weighty)
    • 1888, Armando Palacio Valdés, El cuarto poder, Library of Alexandria ISBN 9781465563439
      [] y quisiera hablar con usted de un asunto serio, a ver qué me aconseja.
      [] and I wanted to speak with you about a serious matter, to see what advice you give.
  3. serious (really intending what was said)

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