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See also: Ito, ITO, itō, Itō, and -ito





  1. to choke, suffocate
  2. to drown



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  • Hyphenation: i‧to



  1. a catfish


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From ita +‎ -o.



ito (plural iti)

  1. (demonstrative pronoun) that (thing)
    Yes, ma me kredas ke ito esas plu bona.Yes, but I think that that (thing) is better.

Related termsEdit

  • ita (that (person))
  • iti (that (plural))
  • pro ito (therefore)

See alsoEdit

  • ibe (there)
  • lore (then)
  • tala (such kind of)
  • tanta (so much)




  1. Rōmaji transcription of いと




  1. second-person singular future active imperative of
  2. third-person singular future active imperative of


  • ito in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ito in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to obstruct a road; to close a route: iter obstruere
    • (ambiguous) (1) to take a journey, (2) to make, lay down a road (rare): iter facere
    • (ambiguous) to travel together: una iter facere
    • (ambiguous) to begin a journey (on foot, on horseback, by land): iter ingredi (pedibus, equo, terra)
    • (ambiguous) to journey towards a place: iter aliquo dirigere, intendere
    • (ambiguous) travel by land, on foot: iter terrestre, pedestre
    • (ambiguous) a day's journey: iter unius diei or simply diei
    • (ambiguous) an impassable road: iter impeditum
    • (ambiguous) circumstances demand: tempus (ita) fert (not secum)
    • (ambiguous) this is our natural tendency, our destiny; nature compels us: ita (ea lege, ea condicione) nati sumus
    • (ambiguous) the facts are these; the matter stands thus: res ita est, ita (sic) se habet
    • (ambiguous) circumstances make this necessary; the exigencies of the case are these: res (ita) fert
    • (ambiguous) under such circumstances: quae cum ita sint
    • (ambiguous) my interests demanded it: meae rationes ita tulerunt
    • (ambiguous) convince yourself of this; rest assured on this point: velim tibi ita persuadeas
    • (ambiguous) anger is defined as a passionate desire for revenge: iracundiam sic (ita) definiunt, ut ulciscendi libidinem esse dicant or ut u. libido sit or iracundiam sic definiunt, ulc. libidinem
    • (ambiguous) to be so disposed: ita animo affectum esse
    • (ambiguous) as usually happens: ut fit, ita ut fit, ut fere fit
    • (ambiguous) so custom, fashion prescribes: ita fert consuetudo
    • (ambiguous) as you sow, so will you reap: ut sementem feceris, ita metes (proverb.) (De Or. 2. 65)
    • (ambiguous) to march: iter facere
    • (ambiguous) to traverse a route: iter conficere (B. C. 1. 70)
    • (ambiguous) to quicken the pace of marching: iter maturare, accelerare
    • (ambiguous) to march without interruption: iter continuare (B. C. 3. 11)
    • (ambiguous) not to interrupt the march: iter non intermittere
    • (ambiguous) to deviate, change the direction: iter flectere, convertere, avertere
    • (ambiguous) to force a way, a passage: iter tentare per vim (cf. sect. II. 3)
    • (ambiguous) a breach: iter ruina patefactum
    • (ambiguous) so to speak (used to modify a figurative expression): ut ita dicam
    • (ambiguous) that is exactly what I think: ita prorsus existimo
    • (ambiguous) it is so: ita res est
    • (ambiguous) the matter stands so (otherwise): res ita (aliter) se habet
  • ito in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016




  1. this
  2. it