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verso

See also: Verso

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin in versō foliō (on the turned leaf, on the turned page), the ablative of the Latin versus (turned, changed) from the perfect passive participle of vertō (turn). Compare rēctus (right).

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NounEdit

verso (plural versos)

  1. The back side of a flat object which is to be examined visually, as for reading, such as a sheet or a leaf or a coin or a medal.
  2. (printing) The left-hand page of a book of a script which reads from left to right, usually having an even page number.

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare French vers, Italian verso, Spanish verso, German Vers, and English verse, all ultimately from Latin versus.

NounEdit

verso (accusative singular verson, plural versoj, accusative plural versojn)

  1. line of poetry

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FinnishEdit

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(index ve)

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ver‧so

NounEdit

verso

  1. sprout, shoot

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  2. (printing) left-hand page

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GermanEdit

AdverbEdit

verso

  1. overleaf

IdoEdit

NounEdit

verso (plural versi)

  1. verse

InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian verso, French vers.

PrepositionEdit

verso

  1. towards

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin versus.

NounEdit

verso m (plural versi)

  1. (poetry) verse
  2. song
  3. cackle (of a hen or goose)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin versus (past participle of vertere).[1] Cognate to French vers (towards).

PrepositionEdit

verso

  1. toward

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

verso

  1. first-person singular present of versare

Etymology 4Edit

PrepositionEdit

verso

  1. vicinity, proximity, nearby
  2. around, near to, close to.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Frequentative of verto.

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VerbEdit

present active versō, present infinitive versāre, perfect active versāvī, supine versātum

  1. I turn, wind, twist or whirl about.
  2. I turn over in mind, meditate.

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ReferencesEdit

  • verso in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • verse in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

ParticipleEdit

versō

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

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin versus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verse
  2. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  3. (printing) verso, left-hand page

VerbEdit

verso

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of versar

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

verso m (feminine versa, masculine plural versos, feminine plural versas)

  1. (mathematics) versed

EtymologyEdit

From Latin versus.

NounEdit

verso m (plural versos)

  1. verse, poem
  2. verse, line (of a poem)
  3. verso, reverse, back, overleaf (of a page)
  4. (printing) verso, left-hand page
  5. (artillery): small culverin (kind of cannon)
  6. (colloquial) lie, story, porky

VerbEdit

verso

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