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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French quiétude, from Late Latin quiētūdō, from Latin quiētus, perfect passive participle of quiēscō (rest).

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: kwī ' ĭ - to͞od, -tyo͞od

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quietude (usually uncountable, plural quietudes)

  1. tranquility

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin quiētūdō, from Latin quiētus, perfect passive participle of quiēscō (rest).

NounEdit

quietude f (uncountable)

  1. quietude, tranquility

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin quiētūdō, from Latin quiētus, perfect passive participle of quiēscō (rest).

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NounEdit

quietude f (plural quietudes)

  1. quiet (absence of movement or sound)

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