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Morte

Morte

See also: morte

Portuguese

Proper noun

Morte f

  1. Death (the personification of death)

Quotations

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:Morte.

morte

morte

See also: Morte

Esperanto

Adverb

morte

  1. deathly, mortally

French

Adjective

morte

  1. feminine singular of mort

Anagrams


Galician

Etymology

From Old Portuguese morte, from Latin mortem, accusative form of mors.

Noun

morte f (plural mortes)

  1. death
  2. (figuratively) end, demise

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Italian

Etymology

From Latin mortem, accusative form of mors, from Proto-Indo-European *mér-tis (death), from *mer- (to die).

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔrte

Noun

morte f (plural morti)

  1. death

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Latin

Noun

morte

  1. ablative singular of mors

References

  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), “morte”, in Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book, London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be cut off by sudden death: subita morte exstingui
    • to die a natural death: necessaria (opp. voluntaria) morte mori
    • to punish any one with death: morte multare aliquem (Catil. 1. 11. 28)

Neapolitan

Etymology

From Latin mors, mortem.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mɔrtɐ/

Noun

morte f (please add the plural)

  1. death

Norman

Adjective

morte

  1. feminine singular of mort

Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Portuguese morte, from Latin mortem, singular accusative of mors (death), from Proto-Indo-European *mér-tis (death), from *mer- (to die).

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈmɔɾ.tɨ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈmɔɾ.t͡ʃi/, /ˈmɔχ.t͡ʃi/
    • (Paulista) IPA(key): /ˈmɔɹ.t͡ʃi/
    • (Carioca) IPA(key): /ˈmɔχ.t͡ʃi/
    • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈmɔɻ.te/
    • (Northeast Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈmɔh.ti/, /ˈmɔh.ti̥/

Noun

morte f (plural mortes)

  1. death (cessation of life)
  2. (uncountable) the state of being dead
  3. (figuratively) destruction; ruin
  4. death (personification of death as a hooded figure with a scythe)

Quotations

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:morte.

Synonyms

Antonyms

Derived terms

  • morte clínica
  • morte matada
  • morte morrida

Related terms

  • morto
  • mortualha
  • mortuário