tártaro

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin tartarus (Tatar).

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tártaro m (plural tártaros, feminine tártara, feminine plural tártaras)

  1. Tatar (a language of Russia)
  2. Tatar (member of the Tatar ethnic group)

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tártaro m (feminine tártara plural tártaros feminine plural tártaras; uncomparable)

  1. of Tartary (the Eurasian Steppe)
  2. of Tatarstan
  3. of the Tatar language
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Late Latin tartarum (tartar).

Noun[edit]

tártaro m (plural tártaros)

  1. (wine) tartar (compound deposited during wine-making)
  2. (dentistry) tartar (yellow deposit on the teeth)
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Ancient Greek Τάρταρος (Tártaros, Tartarus).

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Noun[edit]

tártaro m (uncountable)

  1. (Greek mythology) Tartarus

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Latin Tartarus, from Ancient Greek Τάρταρος (Tártaros).

Noun[edit]

tártaro m (plural tártaros)

  1. (poetic) hell
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian daradi, meaning residue, excrement, because it is what remains in the wine vessel's bottom, and influded by the Greek Tartarus, the hell's bottom.

Noun[edit]

tártaro m (plural tártaros)

  1. tartaric acid
  2. (dentistry) tartar
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Etymology 3[edit]

French, from Persian or Turkish tatar, and influded by tártaro because of similitude.

Adjective[edit]

tártaro m (feminine tártara, masculine plural tártaros, feminine plural tártaras)

  1. Tatar

Noun[edit]

tártaro m (plural tártaros, feminine tártara)

  1. Tatar (person)
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tártaro m

  1. Tatar (language)

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