Aragonese edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin tempus

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtjempo/
  • Rhymes: -empo
  • Syllabification: tiem‧po

Noun edit

tiempo m (plural tiempos)

  1. time

References edit

  • Bal Palazios, Santiago (2002), “tiempo”, in Dizionario breu de a luenga aragonesa, Zaragoza, →ISBN
  • tiempo”, in Aragonario, diccionario castellano–aragonés (in Spanish)

Neapolitan edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin tempus.

Pronunciation edit

  • (Naples) IPA(key): [ˈtjemb(ə)]
  • (Castelmezzano) IPA(key): [ˈtimbə]

Noun edit

tiempo m (plural tiempe)

  1. time
  2. tense
  3. weather

Derived terms edit

References edit

  • AIS: Sprach- und Sachatlas Italiens und der Südschweiz [Linguistic and Ethnographic Atlas of Italy and Southern Switzerland] – map 363: “che tempo fa?” – on navigais-web.pd.istc.cnr.it
  • Ledgeway, Adam (2009) Grammatica diacronica del napoletano, Tübingen: Niemeyer, page 32
  • Giacco, Giuseppe (2003), “tiémpo”, in Schedario Napoletano

Spanish edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Old Spanish, from Latin tempus, from Proto-Indo-European *tempos (stretch), from the root *temp- (to stretch, string). Doublet of tempo.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtjempo/ [ˈt̪jẽm.po]
  • Rhymes: -empo
  • Syllabification: tiem‧po

Noun edit

tiempo m (plural tiempos)

  1. (also physics) time
    No tengo tiempo.
    I don't have time. / I haven't got time.
    • 1909, Casiodoro de Reina, Biblia Reina-Valera, Juan 7:6:
      Díceles entonces Jesús: Mi tiempo aun no ha venido; mas vuestro tiempo siempre está presto.
      Then Jesus says to them: My time has not yet come; but your time is always ready.
  2. a while, period of time, long time, length of time, indeterminate amount of time
    ¿Cuánto tiempo hace que vives aquí?
    How long have you been living here?
    Amiga, ha pasado demasiado tiempo.
    Friend, it's been too long.
    (literally, “Too much time has passed.”)
    Hace tiempo que yo no tomaba un buen trago.
    It's been a while since I've had a good drink.
  3. tense
    El verbo camina está en tiempo presente.
    The verb camina is in the present tense.
  4. weather
    ¿Qué tiempo hace?
    What is the weather like? / How is the weather?
    Hace buen tiempo.
    The weather is fine.

Derived terms edit

Related terms edit

See also edit

Further reading edit

Teojomulco Chatino edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish tiempo, from Latin tempus.

Noun edit

tiempo

  1. time

References edit