toro

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See also: Toro, toró, Toró, törö, tōrō, and törő

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 灯籠.

Noun[edit]

toro (plural toros or toro)

  1. A traditional Japanese lantern.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Maori.

Noun[edit]

toro

  1. Rapanea salicina, a species of shrub or small tree native to New Zealand.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin taurus. Compare Old Catalan and Occitan taur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural toros)

  1. bull
  2. bittern

Galician[edit]

Toros

Etymology[edit]

13th century. Inherited from Latin torus, cognate with Spanish tuero.[1] In the second meaning it is rather a borrowing, but from the same source: Latin torus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural toros)

  1. tree trunk
    • 1277, Francisco Javier Pérez Rodríguez (ed.), Os documentos do tombo de Toxos Outos. Santiago de Compostela: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 112:
      todos estes disserun que a herdade dessa hermida de San Martino de Rates que era departida da outra herdade regaenga pela cerdeyra do outeyro que esta cabo do camino, et dessi como uay et enfia ao toro do castineiro de cyma que chaman da senrra do regaengo
      all of them said that the property of the hermitage of Saint Martin of Rates departed from the other royal property by the cherry tree of the hill, which is by the path, and from there in direction to the trunk of the chestnut tree above where they call the Senra do Reguengo
    Synonym: tora
  2. tree round section
    Synonym: torada
  3. round slice of fish
    Synonym: roda

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural toros)

  1. (architecture, geometry) torus

References[edit]

  • toro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • toro” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • toro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • toro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • toro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. tuero.

Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish toro.

Noun[edit]

tóro

  1. bull, ox

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English torus, French tore, German Torus, Italian toro, Russian торус (torus), ultimately from Latin torus.

Noun[edit]

toro (plural tori)

  1. (geometry, architecture) torus

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin taurus, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural tori)

  1. bull
  2. Taurus
  3. (mathematics, geometry) torus

Related terms[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

toro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of とろ

Karitiâna[edit]

Noun[edit]

toro

  1. otter

Kikuyu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

As for Tonal Class, Benson (1964) classifies this term into Class 6 with a disyllabic stem, together with mũgwacĩ, nyamũ, and so on.
  • (Kiambu)

Noun[edit]

toro class 14 (plural matoro)[2]

  1. sleep

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yukawa, Yasutoshi (1981). "A Tentative Tonal Analysis of Kikuyu Nouns: A Study of Limuru Dialect." In Journal of Asian and African Studies, No. 22, 75–123.
  2. ^ “toro” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary, p. 461. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

torō

  1. dative singular of torus
  2. ablative singular of torus

References[edit]


Malagasy[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Common Malayo-Polynesian, compare Indonesian tunjuk.

Verb[edit]

toro

  1. to show
  2. to point out, indicate

Related terms[edit]

Focus (Voice)
Agent
(Active)
man-form: manoro
mi-form: --
om-form: --
Patient
(Passive)
toroana
alternate: --
a-form: atoro
voa-form: voatoro
tafa-form: --
Goal
(Relative)
an-form: anoroana
i-form: --

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt
toro

Etymology[edit]

From Latin torus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural toros)

  1. tree ring
  2. torus (three dimensional shape)

San Pedro Amuzgos Amuzgo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish toro, from Latin taurus, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Noun[edit]

toro (plural ndoro)

  1. bull

References[edit]

  • Stewart, Cloyd; Stewart, Ruth D.; colaboradores amuzgos (2000) Diccionario amuzgo de San Pedro Amuzgos, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 44)‎[1] (in Spanish), Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., →ISBN

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es
Toro (A bull).

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin taurus (compare Italian toro, Portuguese touro, Romanian taur), from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural toros)

  1. bull
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Latin torus (swelling, bulge, cushion). Doublet of the inherited tuero.

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural toros)

  1. (geometry, architecture) torus
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

toro m (plural toros)

  1. (colloquial) forklift (a small industrial vehicle with a power-operated fork-like pronged platform that can be raised and lowered for insertion under a load, often on pallets, to be lifted and moved)
    Synonyms: carretilla, carretilla elevadora, grúa horquilla, montacargas

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