ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin clērus, from Ancient Greek κλῆρος (klêros).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɛ.ro/
  • Rhymes: -ɛro
  • Hyphenation: clè‧ro

NounEdit

clero m (plural cleri)

  1. clergy
  2. priesthood

Further readingEdit

  • clero in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

NounEdit

clērō

  1. dative singular of clērus
  2. ablative singular of clērus

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Latin clērus, from Ancient Greek κλῆρος (klêros).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɛ.ɾu/, [ˈklɛ.ɾu]

  • Hyphenation: cle‧ro
  • Rhymes: -ɛɾu

NounEdit

clero m (plural cleros)

  1. clergy (people trained to officiate at religious ceremonies and services)

Further readingEdit

  • clero” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin clērus, from Ancient Greek κλῆρος (klêros).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkleɾo/, [ˈkle.ɾo]

NounEdit

clero m (plural cleros)

  1. clergy

Further readingEdit