See also: Quarto

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quartus (fourth)

NounEdit

quarto (countable and uncountable, plural quartos)

  1. (paper) A size of paper (7.5"-10" x 10"-12.5" or 190-254 x 254-312 mm). Formed by folding and cutting one of several standard sizes of paper (15"-20" x 20"-25" or 381-508 x 508-635 mm) twice to form 4 leaves (eight sides).
    1. (Britain) Quarto writing paper (10 inches x 8 inches)
  2. (printing) A book size, corresponding to the paper size.

SynonymsEdit

  • (paper size): 4to,
  • (book size): Q

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ItalianEdit

Italian ordinal numbers
 <  3º 5º  > 
    Cardinal : quattro
    Ordinal : quarto

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quartus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwar.to/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

quarto (feminine quarta, masculine plural quarti, feminine plural quarte)

  1. fourth

NounEdit

quarto m (plural quarti, feminine quarta)

  1. fourth (the one in fourth position)

NounEdit

quarto m (plural quarti)

  1. quarter (fraction; part of a town), fourth (fraction)

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LatinEdit

NumeralEdit

quārtō

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

ReferencesEdit

  • quarto in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quarto in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • quarto 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)
  • quarto in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

PortugueseEdit

 
quarto (bedroom)

Alternative formsEdit

  • (abbreviation, ordinal only)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese quarto, from Latin quartus.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈkwaʁ.tu/, [ˈkwah.tu]
    • IPA(key): (São Paulo) /ˈkwaɾ.tu/, [ˈkwaɾ.tu]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /ˈkwaʁ.tu/, [ˈkwaχ.tu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈkwaɾ.tu/, [ˈkwaɾ.tu]

  • (Rural Central Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈkwaɹ.tʷ/
  • Hyphenation: quar‧to

AdjectiveEdit

quarto m (feminine quarta, masculine plural quartos, feminine plural quartas)

  1. ordinal form of quatro; fourth

NounEdit

quarto m (plural quartos)

  1. quarter; fourth (one of four equal parts)
  2. room (subdivision within a building)
  3. (specifically) bedroom (room used to sleep in and keep personal objects)
  4. (historical) quarter (unit of volume for liquids equivalent to a quarter of a tun)

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SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

quarto (feminine quarta, masculine plural quartos, feminine plural quartas)

  1. Archaic form of cuarto.

NounEdit

quarto m (plural quartos)

  1. Archaic form of cuarto.