momento

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From confusion of memento with moment, as in "a memorable moment".

NounEdit

momento

  1. Misspelling of memento.

Usage notesEdit

This spelling is so common that some references now no longer consider it a misspelling.

ReferencesEdit


EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /moˈmento/
  • Rhymes: -ento
  • (file)

NounEdit

momento (accusative singular momenton, plural momentoj, accusative plural momentojn)

  1. moment, instant
    • 1952, F. Omelka, La Alaska stafeto, Project Gutenberg transcription
      Kaj en tiu ĉi solena momento ekparolis la ŝerifo.
      And in this solemn moment up spoke the sherif.

Derived termsEdit


IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English momentumFrench momentGerman MomentItalian momentoRussian моме́нт (momént)Spanish momento. Decision no. 1272, Progreso VII. Old superseded sense also through Esperanto momento.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

momento (plural momenti)

  1. (physics) momentum
    Synonym: mov-quanto (rare)
  2. (superseded, rare) moment [1907–1912/13]
    Synonym: instanto

ReferencesEdit

  • Progreso IV (in Ido), 1911–1912, page 173
  • Progreso VII (in Ido), 1914, page 71

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

momento (plural momentos)

  1. moment
    In iste momento, io es euphoric.
    In this moment, I am euphoric.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mōmentum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

momento m (plural momenti)

  1. moment
  2. (physics) momentum

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

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

LatinEdit

NounEdit

mōmentō

  1. dative singular of mōmentum
  2. ablative singular of mōmentum

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin momentum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

momento m (plural momentos)

  1. moment (very brief period of time)
  2. (physics) momentum

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:momento.


SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mōmentum.

NounEdit

momento m (plural momentos)

  1. (time) moment, instant
    Un momento, señor.
    One moment, sir.
    Synonym: instante
  2. timing
    Fue un mal momento, así de simple.It was bad timing, plain and simple.
    ¡Buen momento! Tengo el día libre.Good timing! I have the day off.
  3. (physics) momentum

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit