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lustro

See also: lustró and lustrò

EsperantoEdit

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NounEdit

lustro (accusative singular lustron, plural lustroj, accusative plural lustrojn)

  1. chandelier

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

lustro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lustrare

AdjectiveEdit

lustro m (feminine lustra, masculine plural lustri, feminine plural lustre)

  1. shiny
  2. glossy

NounEdit

lustro m (plural lustri)

  1. shine, gloss
  2. prestige
  3. five-year period

SynonymsEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From lustrum (a purificatory sacrifice).

VerbEdit

present active lustrō, present infinitive lustrāre, perfect active lustrāvī, supine lustrātum

  1. I purify by means of a propitiatory sacrifice.
  2. I circle, move in a circle around. (because the priest offering such a sacrifice did so)
  3. (military) I review, examine.
  4. (figuratively) I illuminate, make bright.
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DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From lustrum (a brothel, whorehouse).

NounEdit

lustrō m (genitive lustrōnis); third declension

  1. a vagabond, wanderer
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lustrō lustrōnēs
genitive lustrōnis lustrōnum
dative lustrōnī lustrōnibus
accusative lustrōnem lustrōnēs
ablative lustrōne lustrōnibus
vocative lustrō lustrōnēs

ReferencesEdit

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

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian lustro (shine, gloss)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lustro n (diminutive lusterko)

  1. mirror

DeclensionEdit

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin lustrum, denoting a lavatory sacrifice after a quinquennial census, possibly cognate to luō (I wash, cleanse).

NounEdit

lustro m (plural lustros)

  1. lustrum
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

lustro

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

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

lustro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of lustrar