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amico

See also: amicò

InterlinguaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

amico (plural amicos)

  1. friend

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin amicus "friend". Compare Catalan amic, Esperanto amiko, French ami, Ido amiko, Interlingua amico, Novial amike, Portuguese amigo, Romanian amic, Sardinian amícu, Spanish amigo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

amico m (plural amici), amica f (plural amiche)

  1. friend, companion, pardner
  2. boyfriend

Related termsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • amico dell’uomo - “friend of the man” (idiomatically equivalent to "man's best friend"), dog

VerbEdit

amico

  1. first-person singular present indicative of amicarsi

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From amīcus (friendly; friend).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active amīcō, present infinitive amīcāre, perfect active amīcāvī, supine amīcātum

  1. (transitive) I make friendly to myself.

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

amīcō

  1. dative singular of amīcus
  2. ablative singular of amīcus

ReferencesEdit

  • amico in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879