decano

Contents

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

decano ‎(plural decanos)

  1. dean

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Late Latin decānus, from Latin decem (“ten”, from the one who was the leader of a group of ten).

NounEdit

decano m ‎(plural decani)

  1. dean (religious)
  2. doyen

Etymology 2Edit

decile +‎ -ano

NounEdit

decano m ‎(plural decani)

  1. (organic chemistry) decane
Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

NounEdit

decānō

  1. dative singular of decānus
  2. ablative singular of decānus

ReferencesEdit

  • decano” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • decano” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • decano” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

decano m (plural decanos)

  1. (ecclesiastical) dean (church dignitary)
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

decano m (plural decanos)

  1. (organic chemistry) decane (aliphatic hydrocarbon isomer having the chemical formula C10H22)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin decānus. See also deán.

NounEdit

decano m ‎(plural decanos, feminine decana)

  1. senior, eldest person
  2. (organic chemistry) decane
Read in another language