See also: mōdo, mōdō, mōdõ, mödo, mödö, and mö'dö

Daur edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Mongolic *modu, compare Mongolian мод (mod).

Noun edit

modo

  1. tree
  2. wood

Esperanto edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmodo]
  • Audio:
    (file)
  • Rhymes: -odo
  • Hyphenation: mo‧do

Noun edit

modo (accusative singular modon, plural modoj, accusative plural modojn)

  1. (grammar) mood
  2. fashion, style

Galician edit

Etymology edit

From Latin modus.

Noun edit

modo m (plural modos)

  1. mode, manner

Ido edit

Etymology edit

From Esperanto modo (mood), from English mode, French mode, German Modus, Italian modo, Russian мо́да (móda), Spanish modo, all ultimately from Latin modus.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmo.do/, /ˈmɔ.dɔ/

Noun edit

modo (plural modi)

  1. mode (a passing usage which depends upon taste, caprice)
  2. fashion, style
  3. (grammar) mood (indicative, imperative, etc.)
  4. (philosophy, music) mode
  5. (law) modus

Derived terms edit

Italian edit

Etymology edit

From Latin modus, from Proto-Indo-European *modós, derived from the root *med- (to measure).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

modo m (plural modi)

  1. manner, way
  2. (grammar) mood
  3. (music) style, manner

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Anagrams edit

Lashi edit

Etymology edit

Possibly from English motor.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

modo

  1. car

References edit

  • Hkaw Luk (2017) A grammatical sketch of Lacid[1], Chiang Mai: Payap University (master thesis)

Latin edit

Etymology edit

From modus (measure, mode, manner, way); the adverb derives from its ablative form. The short vowel in the adverb is an example of iambic shortening that became conventional in Classical Latin (as in ego).

Pronunciation edit

Adverb edit

modo (not comparable)

  1. just, only, merely, simply
    Synonyms: tantum, sōlum
    Tunc, (ille) modo edere volēbat.At that time, he wanted only to eat.
    Semel modo nōn satis.
    Only one time is not enough.
  2. recently, just now
    Latrōcinium modo factum est.A robbery has just now taken place.
  3. presently

Usage notes edit

modo ... modoat one time ... at another

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Dalmatian: mut
  • Italian: mo' (archaic or southern)
  • Neapolitan: mo
  • Romagnol: mo
  • Romanian: măi
  • Sardinian: modu

Noun edit

modō m

  1. dative/ablative singular of modus

See also edit

References edit

Further reading edit

  • modo”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • modo”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • modo in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • modo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[2], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to translate freely: his fere verbis, hoc fere modo convertere, transferre
    • (ambiguous) with no moderation: sine modo; nullo modo adhibito
    • (ambiguous) to flee like deer, sheep: pecorum modo fugere (Liv. 40. 27)

Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin modus (measure; manner), from Proto-Indo-European *med- (to measure).

Pronunciation edit

 

  • Hyphenation: mo‧do

Noun edit

modo m (plural modos)

  1. mode; way; method (method or manner of doing something)
    Synonyms: jeito, maneira, método, moda
  2. mode; state; condition
    Synonyms: condição, estado
  3. (grammar) mood
  4. (music) mode (one of several ancient scales)

Hyponyms edit

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Sardinian edit

Etymology edit

From Latin modo.

Adverb edit

modo

  1. (Campidanese, medieval) now

Descendants edit

References edit

  • Wagner, Max Leopold (1960–1964), “kòmo”, in Dizionario etimologico sardo, Heidelberg

Slovene edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Slavic *mǫdo.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /mòːdɔ/, /móːdɔ/

Noun edit

mọ̄do n

  1. testicle

Inflection edit

 
The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Neuter, hard
nom. sing. módo
gen. sing. móda
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
módo módi móda
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
móda mód mód
dative
(dajȃlnik)
módu módoma módom
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
módo módi móda
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
módu módih módih
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
módom módoma módi

Derived terms edit

See also edit

Further reading edit

  • modo”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish edit

Etymology edit

From Latin modus.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmodo/ [ˈmo.ð̞o]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -odo
  • Syllabification: mo‧do

Noun edit

modo m (plural modos)

  1. way, manner
    Synonyms: manera, forma
    a mi modo de ver
    the way I see it
  2. (grammar) mood
  3. (following "ni") (no) matter; (there is no) solution (but oh well)
    Ni modo, es un trabajo sucio pero alguien tiene que hacerlo.
    No matter, it's a dirty job but somebody has to do it.

Hyponyms edit

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