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EtymologyEdit

Acronym of rocket assisted take-off.

NounEdit

 
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rato (plural ratos)

  1. An auxiliary rocket engine in a detachable unit that provides extra power for the takeoff of an aircraft
  2. A takeoff assisted by such a unit
  3. JATO

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PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈrato/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧to
  • Rhymes: -ato

NounEdit

rato (accusative singular raton, plural ratoj, accusative plural ratojn)

  1. rat

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

13th century. Obscure. From a family of words common to most Romance and Germanic languages; the Germanic origin of this family of words is not universally accepted.[1] Confer rat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rato m (plural ratos)

  1. mouse
  2. (computer hardware) mouse (input device used to move a pointer on the screen)
  3. saury (Scomberesox saurus)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • rraton” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • rato” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • rato” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • rato” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

IdoEdit

 
rato (de speco Rattus rattus).

NounEdit

rato (plural rati)

  1. rat

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin ratus, perfect passive participle of reor (I deem, judge).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.to/
  • Hyphenation: rà‧to

AdjectiveEdit

rato (feminine singular rata, masculine plural rati, feminine plural rate)

  1. (literary, rare) ratified, confirmed
  2. (canon law, of marriage) valid, ratified, approved
    Antonyms: invalido, irrito
  3. (law, rare) Synonym of stipulato

ReferencesEdit

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

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ratō

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

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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

See German Ratte.

NounEdit

rato m

  1. rat

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
rato (Mus musculus)

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Vulgar Latin rattus (rat), of Germanic origin. Cognate to Galician rato and Spanish ratón. Mostly displaced Old Portuguese mur.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

rato m (plural ratos, feminine rata, feminine plural ratas)

  1. rat (any rodent of the genus Rattus)
  2. mouse (any rodent of the genus Mus)
    Synonym: camundongo (Brazil)
  3. (computer hardware, Portugal) mouse (input device used to move a pointer on the screen)
    Synonym: mouse (Brazil)
  4. burglar; petty thief (person who steals small objects)
    Synonyms: gatuno, ladrão
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

rato m (plural ratos)

  1. (Trás-os-Montes) while (a very short period of time)
    Synonyms: bocado, pouco

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrato/, [ˈrat̪o]

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin raptus.

NounEdit

rato m (plural ratos)

  1. a while (a short period of time), a bit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From rata, this from Proto-Germanic *rattaz.

NounEdit

rato m (plural ratos, feminine rata, feminine plural ratas)

  1. male rat
  2. mouse
    Synonym: ratón