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See also: Pinto and pintó

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Spanish pinto (painted, mottled).

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NounEdit

pinto (plural pintos or pintoes)

  1. (zoology) A horse with a patchy coloration that includes white.

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pinto (comparative more pinto, superlative most pinto)

  1. Pied, mottled.
    • 1963, While Profane, dreamy, went on to tell of his nights with the Alligator Patrol, and how he’d hunted one pinto beast through Fairing’s Parish; cornered and killed it in a chamber lit by some frightening radiance. — Thomas Pynchon, V.

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Bikol CentralEdit

NounEdit

pinto

  1. door

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

pinto

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of pintar

EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

pinto (accusative singular pinton, plural pintoj, accusative plural pintojn)

  1. peak, summit
  2. point (of a pointed star)

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GalicianEdit

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pictus, through a nasalized Vulgar Latin variant *pinctus.

VerbEdit

pinto m (feminine singular pinta, masculine plural pinti, feminine plural pinte)

  1. past participle of pingere

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NeapolitanEdit

NounEdit

pinto m (please add the plural)

  1. turkey

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

pinto m (plural pintos)

  1. (zoology) chick: a young chicken
  2. (vulgar, Brazil) penis

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pinto

  1. present indicative first-person singular of pintar.
    Eu pintoI paint
    .
    Pinto sempre à noite.I always paint at night.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Proto-Romance variation of Latin pictus, past participle of pingere (to paint).

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AdjectiveEdit

pinto (feminine singular pinta, masculine plural pintos, feminine plural pintas)

  1. (Latin America) spotted, pinto, mottled, blotchy
  2. (Caribbean) clever, cunning
  3. (Caribbean) drunk
  4. (Costa Rica) A meal served for lunch or dinner based on gallo pinto but also with a type of meat and possibly some extras.

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VerbEdit

pinto

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of pintar.

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TagalogEdit

NounEdit

pintô

  1. door