See also: adágio and adagiò

English

edit

Etymology

edit

Borrowed from Italian adagio.

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /əˈdɑːd͡ʒiəʊ/, /əˈdæd͡ʒiəʊ/
  • Audio (Southern England):(file)

Noun

edit

adagio (plural adagios)

  1. (music) A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played rather slowly, leisurely and gracefully.
  2. (music) A passage having this mark.
  3. (dance) A male-female duet or mixed trio ballet displaying demanding balance, spins and/or lifts.

Translations

edit

Adverb

edit

adagio (not comparable)

  1. (music) Played rather slowly.

Translations

edit

Adjective

edit

adagio (not comparable)

  1. (music) Describing a passage having this mark.

Translations

edit

Basque

edit

Etymology

edit

Ultimately from Latin adagium.

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /adaɡio/ [a.ð̞a.ɣ̞i.o]
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: a‧da‧gi‧o

Adverb

edit

adagio (not comparable)

  1. (music) adagio

Noun

edit

adagio inan

  1. (music) adagio

Declension

edit

Further reading

edit

Dutch

edit

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /aːˈdaː.dʒoː/, /aːˈdaː.(d)ʒi.oː/
  • Hyphenation: ada‧gio

Etymology 1

edit

From Latin adagium.

Noun

edit

adagio n (plural adagios, diminutive adagiootje n)

  1. adage
Synonyms
edit

Etymology 2

edit

Borrowed from Italian adagio.

Noun

edit

adagio n (plural adagios, diminutive adagiootje n)

  1. (music, dance) adagio

Adverb

edit

adagio

  1. (music) adagio

Adjective

edit

adagio (not comparable)

  1. (music) describing a passage having this mark
Inflection
edit
Declension of adagio
uninflected adagio
inflected adagio
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial adagio
indefinite m./f. sing. adagio
n. sing. adagio
plural adagio
definite adagio
partitive

References

edit
  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

French

edit
 
French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Etymology

edit

Borrowed from Italian adagio.

Pronunciation

edit

Adverb

edit

adagio

  1. (music) adagio

Noun

edit

adagio m (plural adagios)

  1. (music) adagio

Further reading

edit

Indonesian

edit

Etymology

edit

Borrowed from English adagio, from Italian adagio.

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /aˈda.ɡjɔ/, /aˈda.d͡ʒɔ/
  • Rhymes:
  • Hyphenation: a‧da‧gio

Noun

edit

adagio

  1. adagio
    1. (music) a tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played rather slowly, leisurely and gracefully
    2. (music) a passage having this mark
    3. (dance) a male-female duet or mixed trio ballet displaying demanding balance, spins and/or lifts

Italian

edit

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /aˈda.d͡ʒo/
  • Rhymes: -adʒo
  • Hyphenation: a‧dà‧gio

Etymology 1

edit

Univerbation of ad (at) +‎ agio (ease).

Adverb

edit

adagio (superlative adagissimo)

  1. slowly

Noun

edit

adagio m (plural adagi)

  1. (music) adagio
Descendants
edit
  • Portuguese: adágio

Etymology 2

edit

Verb

edit

adagio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of adagiare

Etymology 3

edit

From Latin adagium.

Noun

edit

adagio m (plural adagi)

  1. proverb, adage or saying
Descendants
edit

See also

edit

Latin

edit

Noun

edit

adā̆giō f (genitive adā̆giōnis); third declension

  1. Alternative form of adā̆gium

Declension

edit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative adā̆giō adā̆giōnēs
Genitive adā̆giōnis adā̆giōnum
Dative adā̆giōnī adā̆giōnibus
Accusative adā̆giōnem adā̆giōnēs
Ablative adā̆giōne adā̆giōnibus
Vocative adā̆giō adā̆giōnēs

Noun

edit

adā̆giō

  1. dative/ablative singular of adā̆gium

References

edit
  • adagio”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • adagio in Ramminger, Johann (2016 July 16 (last accessed)) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Norwegian Bokmål

edit
 
Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Etymology

edit

From Italian adagio (slowly).[1]

Adverb

edit

adagio

  1. (music) adagio

Noun

edit

adagio m (definite singular adagioen, indefinite plural adagioer, definite plural adagioene)

  1. (music) an adagio

Usage notes

edit
  • Prior to a revision in 2020, this noun was also considered grammatically neuter.[2]

References

edit
  1. ^ “adagio” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  2. ^ Language Council of Norway, Spelling decisions since 2012 (in Norwegian, retrieved 12.21.20)

Norwegian Nynorsk

edit

Etymology

edit

From Italian adagio (slowly).[1]

Adverb

edit

adagio

  1. (music) adagio

Noun

edit

adagio m (definite singular adagioen, indefinite plural adagioar, definite plural adagioane)

  1. (music) an adagio

Usage notes

edit
  • Prior to a revision in 2020, this noun was also considered grammatically neuter.[2]

References

edit
  1. ^ “adagio” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  2. ^ Language Council of Norway, Spelling decisions since 2012 (in Norwegian, retrieved 12.21.20)

Polish

edit
 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Alternative forms

edit

Etymology

edit

Unadapted borrowing from Italian adagio.[1][2] First attested in 1823.[3]

Pronunciation

edit

Noun

edit

adagio n (indeclinable)

  1. (music) adagio (a tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played rather slowly, leisurely and gracefully)
  2. (music) adagio (a passage having this mark)
  3. (dance) adagio (a male-female duet or mixed trio ballet displaying demanding balance, spins and/or lifts)

Declension

edit

Indeclinable, or rarely:

Adjective

edit

adagio (not comparable, no derived adverb)

  1. (music) adagio (describing a passage having this mark)

Adverb

edit

adagio (not comparable)

  1. (music) adagio (played rather slowly)

References

edit
  1. ^ Mirosław Bańko, Lidia Wiśniakowska (2021) “adagio”, in Wielki słownik wyrazów obcych, →ISBN
  2. ^ Witold Doroszewski, editor (1958–1969), “adagio”, in Słownik języka polskiego (in Polish), Warszawa: PWN
  3. ^ Kurjer Warszawski[1] (in Polish), volume 3, t.2, number 167, 1823, page 1

Further reading

edit

Romanian

edit

Etymology

edit

Borrowed from Italian adagio.

Noun

edit

adagio n (uncountable)

  1. adagio

Declension

edit

Spanish

edit

Pronunciation

edit

Etymology 1

edit

Borrowed from Italian adagio.

Adverb

edit

adagio

  1. (music) adagio

Noun

edit

adagio m (plural adagios)

  1. (music) adagio

Etymology 2

edit

Borrowed from Latin adagium.

Noun

edit

adagio m (plural adagios)

  1. adage (old saying)

Further reading

edit

Swedish

edit

Etymology

edit

Borrowed from Italian adagio.

Adverb

edit

adagio

  1. (music) adagio (slowly)

Noun

edit

adagio n

  1. (music) adagio

Declension

edit
Declension of adagio 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative adagio adagiot adagion adagiona
Genitive adagios adagiots adagions adagionas

References

edit

Tagalog

edit

Pronunciation

edit

Adverb

edit

adágió (Baybayin spelling ᜀᜇᜑᜒᜌᜓ)

  1. Alternative spelling of adahiyo