perto

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese preto, from earlier *apreto, from apretar (Modern Portuguese apertar), from Late Latin appectorāre, from Latin pectus.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

perto

  1. close, closely, next (at a little distance)

Derived termsEdit

  • de perto
Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 00:20