tenente

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tenente m (plural tenentes)

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tenens, tenentem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tenente m (plural tenenti)

  1. lieutenant

Verb[edit]

tenente

  1. present participle of tenere

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

tenente

  1. inflection of tenēns:
    1. ablative masculine singular
    2. ablative feminine singular
    3. ablative neuter singular

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tenens, tenentem, probably a borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tenente m (plural tenentes)

  1. (military, law enforcement) lieutenant (a low commissioned officer rank)

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • tenente in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teˈnente/, [t̪eˈnẽn̪t̪e]
  • Hyphenation: te‧nen‧te

Noun[edit]

tenente m (plural tenentes)

  1. (historical) tenant-in-chief