EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian devoto.

NounEdit

devoto (plural devotos or devotoes)

  1. A devotee.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Dr. J. Scott to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for devoto in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvōtus (vowed, promised, dedicated), from dēvoveō (to vow, offer).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /deˈvɔ.to/
  • Hyphenation: de‧vò‧to

AdjectiveEdit

devoto (feminine singular devota, masculine plural devoti, feminine plural devote)

  1. devout, pious
  2. devoted

NounEdit

devoto m (plural devoti, feminine devota)

  1. A devout or faithful person

Further readingEdit

  • devoto in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • devoto in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  • devoto in Grandi Dizionari
  • devoto in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • devoto in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti
  • devoto in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

dēvōtō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of dēvōtus

ReferencesEdit

  • devoto in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • devoto in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvōtus (promissed; vowed).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

devoto m (feminine singular devota, masculine plural devotos, feminine plural devotas, comparable)

  1. (religion) devout; pious (devoted to religious feelings and duties)
    Synonym: pio
Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

devoto m (plural devotos, feminine devota, feminine plural devotas)

  1. devotee (ardent enthusiast or admirer)
    Synonyms: entusiasta, discípulo
  2. (religion) devotee (zealous follower of a religion)
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

devoto

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of devotar

Further readingEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvōtus (vowed, promised, dedicated), from dēvoveō (to vow, offer).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /deˈboto/, [d̪eˈβ̞o.t̪o]

AdjectiveEdit

devoto (feminine devota, masculine plural devotos, feminine plural devotas)

  1. devout, pious
  2. devoted

NounEdit

devoto m (plural devotos, feminine devota, feminine plural devotas)

  1. devotee; admirer

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit