ultimo

See also: ultimó, ultimò, último, and ùltimo

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First attested in 1582; from the Latin ultimō (elliptically for ultimō diē or ultimō mēnse), masculine ablative singular form of ultimus (last); cognate with Dutch ultimo, the German ultimo, the Swedish ultimo, etc.

AdjectiveEdit

ultimo (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) On the last day (of a specified month).
Alternative formsEdit
  • vltimo (obsolete)

AdverbEdit

ultimo (not comparable)

  1. Of last month.
Alternative formsEdit
  • Ultimo (obsolete), ult. (abbreviation), ulto (contraction)

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in 1622; from either the Italian ultimo, or the Portuguese ultimo, or the Spanish ultimo; compare ultime.

NounEdit

ultimo (plural not attested)

  1. (obsolete, rare) = ultimum

ReferencesEdit

  • † Ultimo, sb.” listed on page 12 of volume X, part I (Ti–U), § ii (U) of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles [1st ed., 1926]
  • †ultimo, n.” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary [2nd ed., 1989]

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ultimus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ultimo m (feminine ultima, masculine plural ultimi, feminine plural ultime)

  1. last
  2. recent, current
  3. pertaining to last month

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

ultimo m (plural ultimi, feminine ultima)

  1. last one

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

ultimo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ultimare

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ultimō

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

VerbEdit

present active ultimō, present infinitive ultimāre, perfect active ultimāvī, supine ultimātum

  1. to come to an end, be at the last

InflectionEdit


PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

ultimo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ultimar

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

ultimo

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