primitivo

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian primitivo.

NounEdit

primitivo (uncountable)

  1. A grape variety from Puglia, genetically identical to zinfandel; the red wine made from this grape.

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prīmitīvus.

AdjectiveEdit

primitivo m (feminine singular primitiva, masculine plural primitivos, feminine plural primitivas)

  1. primitive

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prīmitīvus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

primitivo (feminine singular primitiva, masculine plural primitivi, feminine plural primitive)

  1. primitive
  2. original (significance)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

primitivo m (plural primitivi)

  1. primitive man
  2. a grape variety from Puglia, genetically identical to zinfandel; the red wine made from this grape

DescendantsEdit

  • English: primitivo

Further readingEdit

  • primitivo1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • primitivo2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

prīmitīvō

  1. dative masculine singular of prīmitīvus
  2. dative neuter singular of prīmitīvus
  3. ablative masculine singular of prīmitīvus
  4. ablative neuter singular of prīmitīvus

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prīmitīvus.

AdjectiveEdit

primitivo m (feminine singular primitiva, masculine plural primitivos, feminine plural primitivas, comparable)

  1. primitive (pertaining to or harking back to a former time)
  2. primitive (characterised by simplicity or crudeness)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

primitivo m (plural primitivos)

  1. primitive (member of a primitive society)

Further readingEdit

  • primitivo” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prīmitīvus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɾimiˈtibo/, [pɾi.miˈt̪i.β̞o]

AdjectiveEdit

primitivo (feminine primitiva, masculine plural primitivos, feminine plural primitivas)

  1. primitive
  2. original, initial, basic

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit