quieto

See also: quietò

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin quiētus, perfect passive participle of quiēscō (I rest), from quiēs (rest).

AdjectiveEdit

quieto m (feminine quieta, masculine plural quietos, feminine plural quietas)

  1. quiet, still, having little motion or activity
  2. tranquil, calm, peaceful

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin quiētus, whence also Italian cheto.

AdjectiveEdit

quieto m (feminine quieta, masculine plural quieti, feminine plural quiete)

  1. quiet, calm, peaceful, silent, still

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VerbEdit

quieto

  1. first-person singular present tense of quietare

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From quiētus.

VerbEdit

present active quiētō, present infinitive quiētāre, perfect active quiētāvī, supine quiētātum

  1. to quiet, calm

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin quiētus. Cf. quedo.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

quieto m (feminine quieta plural quietos feminine plural quietas; comparable)

  1. With little or no sound; quiet.
  2. Having little motion or activity; calm; quiet.
  3. Not talking much or not talking loudly; reserved; quiet.

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin quiētus, whence also Spanish quedo.

AdjectiveEdit

quieto m (feminine quieta, masculine plural quietos, feminine plural quietas)

  1. calm
  2. still
Last modified on 5 January 2014, at 15:51