torrente

See also: Torrente

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin torrentem, accusative form of torrēns (rushing”, “torrential) (originally “scorching", then "powerful", "strengthful", "forceful"), present active participle of torreō (I scorch, burn, parch).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /toˈrɛnte̝/, /toˈrente̝/

NounEdit

torrente f (plural torrentes)

  1. stream, creek, torrent

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • torrente” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • torrente” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin torrentem, accusative form of torrēns (rushing”, “torrential) (originally “scorching", then "powerful", "strengthful", "forceful"), present active participle of torreō (I scorch, burn, parch), from Proto-Italic *torzeō, causative of the Proto-Indo-European root *ters- (dry).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /torˈrɛn.te/
  • Hyphenation: tor‧rèn‧te

NounEdit

torrente m (plural torrenti)

  1. stream, creek, torrent

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • French: torrent
    • English: torrent
    • Romanian: torent

LatinEdit

NounEdit

torrente

  1. ablative singular of torrēns

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin torrens

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

torrente f (plural torrentes)

  1. torrent (violent flow of liquid)
  2. (figuratively) torrent (large amount or stream of something)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin torrens.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /toˈrente/, [t̪oˈrẽn̪.t̪e]
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ren‧te

NounEdit

torrente m (plural torrentes)

  1. torrent
  2. stream
  3. flood

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit