soldo

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See also: soldó and sôldo

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian soldo, from Latin solidum. Doublet of solidus and sou.

Noun[edit]

soldo (plural soldi or soldos)

  1. (historical) An Italian coin, formerly one-twentieth of a lira.
    • 2006, Thomas Pynchon, Against the Day, Vintage 2007, p. 647:
      That's twelve soldi. I'd be lucky to get as much as a franc for one painting.

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Verb[edit]

soldo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of soldar

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Noun[edit]

soldo (accusative singular soldon, plural soldoj, accusative plural soldojn)

  1. (military) military pay
    La duaklasa soldato, kiu estas malfeliĉe kun la magra soldo, decidis ne resoldatiĝi.
    The private, unhappy with the meager military pay decided not to reenlist.

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese soldo, from Late Latin soldus, from Latin solidus (gold coin).

Noun[edit]

soldo m (plural soldos)

  1. salary

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin soldus, from contraction of Latin solidus. Doublet of solido and sodo.

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Noun[edit]

soldo m (plural soldi)

  1. penny, cent
  2. (in the plural) money
    Synonym: denaro

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese soldo, from Late Latin soldus, from contraction of Latin solidus (gold coin). Doublet of sólido.

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Noun[edit]

soldo m (plural soldos)

  1. (historical, numismatics) solidus (late Roman gold coin)
  2. (historical, numismatics) a medieval Portuguese coin
  3. salary or wage; any payment for a service
    Synonym: salário
  4. (Brazil, specifically) military salary
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the verb soldar.

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Verb[edit]

soldo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of soldar
    Eu soldo isso.
    I solder this.