verso

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin in versō foliō (on the turned leaf, on the turned page), the ablative of the Latin versus (turned, changed) from the perfect passive participle of vertō (turn). Compare rēctus (right).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

verso (plural versos)

  1. The back side of a flat object which is to be examined visually, as for reading, such as a sheet or a leaf or a coin or a medal.
  2. (printing) The left-hand page of a book of a script which reads from left to right, usually having an even page number.

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare French vers, Italian verso, Spanish verso, German Vers, and English verse, all ultimately from Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

verso (accusative singular verson, plural versoj, accusative plural versojn)

  1. line of poetry

Derived terms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

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(index ve)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ver‧so

Noun[edit]

verso

  1. sprout, shoot

Declension[edit]

Inflection of verso (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative verso versot
accusative nom.? verso versot
gen. verson
genitive verson versojen
partitive versoa versoja
inessive versossa versoissa
elative versosta versoista
illative versoon versoihin
adessive versolla versoilla
ablative versolta versoilta
allative versolleˣ versoilleˣ
essive versona versoina
translative versoksi versoiksi
instructive versoin
abessive versotta versoitta
comitative versoineen

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  2. (printing) left-hand page

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German[edit]

Adverb[edit]

verso

  1. overleaf

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

verso (plural versi)

  1. verse

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian verso, French vers.

Preposition[edit]

verso

  1. towards

Noun[edit]

verso (plural versos)

  1. verse

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versi)

  1. (poetry) verse
  2. song
  3. cackle (of a hen or goose)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin versus (past participle of vertere).[1] Cognate to French vers (towards).

Preposition[edit]

verso

  1. toward

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

verso

  1. first-person singular present of versare

Etymology 4[edit]

Preposition[edit]

verso

  1. vicinity, proximity, nearby
  2. around, near to, close to.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Frequentative of vertō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

versō (present infinitive versāre, perfect active versāvī, supine versātum); first conjugation

  1. I turn often, keep turning, handle, whirl about, turn over
  2. I turn over in mind, meditate.

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of verso (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present versō versās versat versāmus versātis versant
imperfect versābam versābās versābat versābāmus versābātis versābant
future versābō versābis versābit versābimus versābitis versābunt
perfect versāvī versāvistī versāvit versāvimus versāvistis versāvērunt, versāvēre
pluperfect versāveram versāverās versāverat versāverāmus versāverātis versāverant
future perfect versāverō versāveris versāverit versāverimus versāveritis versāverint
passive present versor versāris, versāre versātur versāmur versāminī versantur
imperfect versābar versābāris, versābāre versābātur versābāmur versābāminī versābantur
future versābor versāberis, versābere versābitur versābimur versābiminī versābuntur
perfect versātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect versātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect versātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present versem versēs verset versēmus versētis versent
imperfect versārem versārēs versāret versārēmus versārētis versārent
perfect versāverim versāverīs versāverit versāverīmus versāverītis versāverint
pluperfect versāvissem versāvissēs versāvisset versāvissēmus versāvissētis versāvissent
passive present verser versēris, versēre versētur versēmur versēminī versentur
imperfect versārer versārēris, versārēre versārētur versārēmur versārēminī versārentur
perfect versātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect versātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present versā versāte
future versātō versātō versātōte versantō
passive present versāre versāminī
future versātor versātor versantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives versāre versāvisse versātūrus esse versārī versātus esse versātum īrī
participles versāns versātūrus versātus versandus

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • verso” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • verse in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Participle[edit]

versō

  1. dative masculine singular of versus
  2. dative neuter singular of versus
  3. ablative masculine singular of versus
  4. ablative neuter singular of versus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin versus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verse
  2. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  3. (printing) verso, left-hand page

Verb[edit]

verso

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of versar

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

verso m (feminine versa, masculine plural versos, feminine plural versas)

  1. (mathematics) versed

Etymology[edit]

From Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verse, poem
  2. verse, line (of a poem)
  3. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  4. (printing) verso, left-hand page
  5. (artillery): small culverin (kind of cannon)
  6. (colloquial) lie, story, porky

Verb[edit]

verso

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of versar.