See also: Medo, međo, mêdo, and Medo-

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese medo, from Latin metus. Cognate with Portuguese medo, Asturian mieu, Spanish miedo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

medo m (uncountable)

  1. fear
    Synonym: temor

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • medo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • medo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • medo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • medo” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • medo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Mēdus, from Ancient Greek Μῆδος (Mêdos), from an Iranian language.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.do/
  • Rhymes: -ɛdo
  • Hyphenation: mè‧do

AdjectiveEdit

medo (feminine singular meda, masculine plural medi, feminine plural mede)

  1. (historical) Median (pertaining to Media or Medes)

NounEdit

medo m (plural medi, feminine meda)

  1. (historical) Mede, Median (person from Media)

NounEdit

(il) medo m (uncountable)

  1. Median (language)

ReferencesEdit

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

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

medo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of めど

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

medo

  1. Alternative form of medwe

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

medo

  1. nominative singular of meda (fat)

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese medo, from Latin metus (fear). Compare Spanish miedo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

medo m (plural medos)

  1. fear (emotion caused by actual or perceived danger or threat)
    Não tenho medo.
    I'm not afraid.
    Estamos com medo.
    We are afraid.
    • 2007, J. K. Rowling, Lya Wyler, Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte, Rocco, page 317:
      Desculpe, acho que dá mais medo se for meia-noite!
      I'm sorry, I thought that it would be more fearsome if it were midnight!

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from medved

NounEdit

medo n (Cyrillic spelling медо)

  1. bear
  2. teddy bear

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

medo (feminine meda, masculine plural medos, feminine plural medas)

  1. (historical, relational) of Media; Mede (of or relating to historical Media)

NounEdit

medo m (plural medos, feminine meda, feminine plural medas)

  1. Mede (native or resident of historical Media)

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