Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Old French talant, alternative form of talent, from Latin talentum (a Grecian weight; a talent of money), from Ancient Greek τάλαντον (tálanton, balance; a particular weight, especially of gold; sum of money; a talent). Doublet of talento.

Pronunciation edit


  • Hyphenation: ta‧lan‧te

Noun edit

talante m (plural talantes)

  1. will, wish, desire
    Synonyms: vontade, desejo, arbítrio, bel-prazer

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Spanish edit

Noun edit

talante m (plural talantes)

  1. way of being, way, character
  2. outlook

Further reading edit