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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian lento.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lento (comparative more lento, superlative most lento)

  1. (music) Very slow.

AdverbEdit

lento (comparative more lento, superlative most lento)

  1. (music) Very slowly.

NounEdit

lento (plural lentos)

  1. (music) A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played very slowly.

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EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

lento (accusative singular lenton, plural lentoj, accusative plural lentojn)

  1. lentil (plant, seed)

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlento/
  • Rhymes: -ento
  • Hyphenation: len‧to

Etymology 1Edit

lentää (to fly) +‎ -o

NounEdit

lento

  1. The act of flying or being in the air.
  2. The flight in a flying vehicle or spacecraft.
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of lento (Kotus type 1/valo, nt-nn gradation)
nominative lento lennot
genitive lennon lentojen
partitive lentoa lentoja
illative lentoon lentoihin
singular plural
nominative lento lennot
accusative nom. lento lennot
gen. lennon
genitive lennon lentojen
partitive lentoa lentoja
inessive lennossa lennoissa
elative lennosta lennoista
illative lentoon lentoihin
adessive lennolla lennoilla
ablative lennolta lennoilta
allative lennolle lennoille
essive lentona lentoina
translative lennoksi lennoiksi
instructive lennoin
abessive lennotta lennoitta
comitative lentoineen
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from Italian lento.

AdverbEdit

lento

  1. (music) lento (slowly)

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Italian lento. Doublet of lent.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

lento

  1. (music) slowly; lento

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese, from Latin lentus. The main sense of "slow" may be a learned one, as opposed to the original inherited meaning of "wet, humid", "moistened, soft", also found in the Old Spanish equivalent. Compare also Portuguese lento, Asturian llentu.

AdjectiveEdit

lento m (feminine singular lenta, masculine plural lentos, feminine plural lentas)

  1. slow
  2. soft, not firm
  3. wet, humid, moist, covered in mold

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IngrianEdit

NounEdit

lento

  1. flight (the act of flying)

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lentus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lento (feminine singular lenta, masculine plural lenti, feminine plural lente)

  1. slow

AntonymsEdit

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lentō (present infinitive lentāre, perfect active lentāvī, supine lentātum); first conjugation

  1. (transitive) I bend under strain, I flex

InflectionEdit

   Conjugation of lento (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lentō lentās lentat lentāmus lentātis lentant
imperfect lentābam lentābās lentābat lentābāmus lentābātis lentābant
future lentābō lentābis lentābit lentābimus lentābitis lentābunt
perfect lentāvī lentāvistī lentāvit lentāvimus lentāvistis lentāvērunt, lentāvēre
pluperfect lentāveram lentāverās lentāverat lentāverāmus lentāverātis lentāverant
future perfect lentāverō lentāveris lentāverit lentāverimus lentāveritis lentāverint
passive present lentor lentāris, lentāre lentātur lentāmur lentāminī lentantur
imperfect lentābar lentābāris, lentābāre lentābātur lentābāmur lentābāminī lentābantur
future lentābor lentāberis, lentābere lentābitur lentābimur lentābiminī lentābuntur
perfect lentātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect lentātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect lentātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lentem lentēs lentet lentēmus lentētis lentent
imperfect lentārem lentārēs lentāret lentārēmus lentārētis lentārent
perfect lentāverim lentāverīs lentāverit lentāverīmus lentāverītis lentāverint
pluperfect lentāvissem lentāvissēs lentāvisset lentāvissēmus lentāvissētis lentāvissent
passive present lenter lentēris, lentēre lentētur lentēmur lentēminī lententur
imperfect lentārer lentārēris, lentārēre lentārētur lentārēmur lentārēminī lentārentur
perfect lentātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect lentātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lentā lentāte
future lentātō lentātō lentātōte lentantō
passive present lentāre lentāminī
future lentātor lentātor lentantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives lentāre lentāvisse lentātūrus esse lentārī lentātus esse lentātum īrī
participles lentāns lentātūrus lentātus lentandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
lentāre lentandī lentandō lentandum lentātum lentātū

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese, from Latin lentus. The main sense of "slow" may be a learned one, as opposed to the original inherited meaning of "wet, humid", "moistened, soft", also found in the Old Spanish equivalent. Compare also Galician lento.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lento m (feminine singular lenta, masculine plural lentos, feminine plural lentas, comparable)

  1. slow (not quick in motion)
  2. soft; not firm
  3. wet, humid, moistened, viscous, slimy

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin lentus. Compare the inherited Old Spanish form liento (humid, wet), which has a meaning also found in some senses of Portuguese and Galician lento, Asturian llentu; cf. also Valencian Catalan llenta[1].

AdjectiveEdit

lento (feminine singular lenta, masculine plural lentos, feminine plural lentas)

  1. slow

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit