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EtymologyEdit

Italian secondo

NounEdit

secondo (plural secondos)

  1. (music) The second part in a concerted piece.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for secondo in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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ItalianEdit

Italian ordinal numbers
 <  1º 3º  > 
    Cardinal : due
    Ordinal : secondo

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /seˈkon.do/, [s̪eˈkon̪d̪o]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: se‧cón‧do
  • Rhymes: -ondo

Alternative formsEdit

  • (adjective) m, f (abbreviations)
  • (in names of monarchs and popes, the second): (abbreviation) II

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin secundus (he who follows, second), from sequor (to follow).

AdjectiveEdit

secondo (feminine singular seconda, masculine plural secondi, feminine plural seconde)

  1. (before the noun) second
  2. (in names of monarchs and popes, after the name) the second

AdverbEdit

secondo

  1. as per, per
  2. according to

NounEdit

secondo m (plural secondi)

  1. second (unit of time)
  2. second (in boxing or duelling)
  3. second mate, executive officer (in the navy)
  4. main course (of a meal)
  5. latter (relating to or being the second of two items)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Latin secundum (after, behind, according to, preposition and adverb)

PrepositionEdit

secondo

  1. according to
    Secondo me, …In my opinion … (literally, “According to me”)
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