Open main menu

IstriotEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin noster, nostrum.

AdjectiveEdit

nostro m sg (feminine nostra, masculine plural nostri, feminine plural nostre)

  1. our

PronounEdit

nostro

  1. our, ours

Related termsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin noster, nostrum, from Proto-Italic *nosteros.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

il nostro m (feminine la nostra, masculine plural i nostri, feminine plural le nostre) (before the noun)
nostro m (feminine nostra, masculine plural nostri, feminine plural nostre) (after the noun; also used before a noun denoting a close family member)

  1. (possessive) our
    i nostri figli - our children
    le nostre macchine - our cars
    Cosa Nostra - the Mafia
    nostro padre - our father
  2. (possessive) of ours
    questo nostro parente - this relative of ours
  3. (emphatic) our own
    nostro proprio bambino - our own baby
  4. ours
    questa penna è nostra - this pen is ours

PronounEdit

il nostro m (f la nostra, m pl i nostri, f pl le nostre)

  1. See under il nostro etc.

NounEdit

nostro m (plural nostri)

  1. ours, our own
  2. (in the plural) our possessions, friends, relatives etc.

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Old FrenchEdit

PronounEdit

nostro m

  1. (very early Old French) Alternative form of nostre

Usage notesEdit


Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin nostrum, accusative of noster (our).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

nostro m

  1. (formal, Christianity) First-person possessive pronoun. Our

SynonymsEdit

Usage notesEdit

DescendantsEdit
  • Galician: nostro (dialectal, proscribed)