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canto

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
canto

Plural
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  1. One of the chief divisions of a long poem; a book.

Translations


Catalan

Verb

canto

  1. First-person singular present indicative of cantar.

Galician

Noun

canto m.

  1. singing

Verb

canto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cantar.

Italian

Etymology 1

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Noun

canto m. (plural canti)

  1. song
  2. singing
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Etymology 2

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Noun

canto m. (plural canti)

  1. corner
  2. side
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Etymology 3

From cantare

Verb form

canto

  1. The first-person singular present indicative form of the verb cantare.

Latin

Etymology

Frequentative form from canō

Pronunciation

Verb

present active cantō, present infinitive cantāre, perfect active cantāvī, supine cantātum.
  1. I sing.

Inflection

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Portuguese

Noun

canto m. (plural cantos)

  1. corner
  2. chant

Verb

canto (infinitive cantar)

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of verb cantar.

Spanish

Verb

canto (first-person singular present indicative form of cantar)

  1. I sing

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