tipo

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See also: tipo-, -tipo, and Típo

Bikol Central[edit]

Noun[edit]

tipô

  1. burnt rice

Adjective[edit]

tipô

  1. toothless

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Apocopic form of tipolo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ti‧po

Noun[edit]

tipo

  1. Artocarpus blancoi; a tree in the family Moraceae and endemic to the Philippines
  2. the fruit of this tree
  3. the edible seeds of this tree

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin typus (symbol), from Ancient Greek τύπος (túpos, mark”, “figure), derived from τύπτω (túptō, I beat, strike), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tewp-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈti.po/, [ˈt̪iːpo]
  • Rhymes: -ipo
  • Hyphenation: tì‧po

Adjective[edit]

tipo (invariable)

  1. standard, model, average, stock

Adverb[edit]

tipo

  1. (colloquial) indicating approximation or uncertainty; like, kinda
    C'erano, tipo, venti persone.
    There were, like, twenty people.

Noun[edit]

tipo m (plural tipi, feminine tipa)

  1. type, standard, pattern
  2. type, kind, sort, quality, model, style
    Synonyms: genere, varietà, qualità, modello, sorta
  3. (familiar) type, person, fellow, guy, bloke, character, chap, turn
    Synonyms: persona, personaggio, tizio, soggetto
  4. phylum (taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin typus (figure; type), from Ancient Greek τύπος (túpos, mark), from τύπτω (túptō, I poke), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tewp-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tipo m (plural tipos)

  1. kind; sort; type (grouping based on shared characteristics)
    Este tipo de fruta é muito doce.
    This kind of fruit is very sweet.
  2. guy; bloke (unspecified or unknown man)
    Synonyms: cara, sujeito
    Um tipo apareceu em casa.
    Some guy showed up at my house.
  3. (typography) type (letter or character used for printing)
  4. (linguistics) a language type in typology

Particle[edit]

tipo

  1. (Brazil, informal) (just) like; comparable to; similar to
    Lobos são tipo cães só que maiores e mais selvagens.
    Wolves are like dogs but bigger and more wild.
    Synonyms: igual, parecido com, como
  2. (Brazil, informal) like; such as; for instance
    Queria ter um animal fofo, tipo um gato
    I wish to have a cute animal, such as a cat
    Synonyms: como, tal como, por exemplo, como por exemplo
  3. (informal) like (mild intensifier)
    Eu tive que, tipo, ler um livro.
    I had to, like, read a book.
    Synonym: tipo assim

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtipo/, [ˈt̪ipo]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin typus (figure; type), from Ancient Greek τύπος (túpos, mark), from τύπτω (túptō, I poke), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tewp-.

Noun[edit]

tipo m (plural tipos)

  1. kind, type, sort, manner
    Synonyms: clase, especie, género, suerte, jaez
    todo tipo de cosasall sorts/kinds of things
    ¿Sabes qué tipo de música le gusta a Roberta?
    Do you know what kind of music Roberta likes?
    Mi tipo preferido de hombre es el que reconoce cuando es mejor callarse y admitir que yo tengo razón.
    My favorite type of man is [the type] who recognizes when it's better to shut up and admit that I'm right.
  2. rate, interest rate
    Synonym: tipo de interés (Spain)
    • 2020 April 25, “Dos mujeres al rescate del sur”, in El País[1]:
      Tanto Lagarde como Von der Leyen hablaban, sin citarla, de la ventaja comparativa que tendrán de nuevo las empresas alemanas, como en la crisis de 2008 —en realidad nunca la han perdido— al endeudarse a tipos mucho más baratos que las del sur.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. composure, cool
Hyponyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tipo m (plural tipos, feminine tipa, feminine plural tipas)

  1. (colloquial) guy, fellow, fella, dude, bloke (UK), chap (UK)
    Synonyms: fulano (pejorative), huevón (pejorative, Chile), gallo (Chile), mae (Costa Rica), tío (Spain), cuate (Mexico)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From a local language, probably Quechua, along with muña.

Noun[edit]

tipo m (plural tipos)

  1. (Ecuador) Minthostachys spp.
    Synonyms: peperina (Argentina), muña (Peru, Bolivia), chamcua (Peru), poleo (Ecuador)
    • 2018 March 13, Rosa Estefanía López Casigña, “Utilización de aceites esenciales de la planta tipo (Minthostachys mollis), para la conservación de carne de hamburguesa”, in Ciencia Digital[2], volume 3, number 2.6, Riobamba, DOI:10.33262/cienciadigital.v3i2.6.570: