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Arco
See also: arcò, ar?o, arco-, and Arco

English

Etymology

Italian, from arco ("bow")

Adverb

arco (not comparable)

  1. (music) A note in string instrument musical notation indicating that the bow is to be used in the usual way, usually following a passage that is played pizzicato.

Anagrams


Galician

Arcos, Santa Mariña Dozo, Cambados, Galicia

Etymology

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese arco, from Latin arcus.

Pronunciation

Noun

arco m (plural arcos)

  1. bow (weapon)
  2. (geometry) arc
  3. (architecture) arch
  4. hoop (of a barrel)
  5. each one of the circles of a water wheel
  6. Moon's halo

Derived terms

References

  • "arco" in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • "arco" in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • "arco" in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • "arco" in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian

Etymology

From Latin arcus, from Proto-Indo-European *h?erk?o- ("bow, arrow").

Pronunciation

Noun

arco m (plural archi)

  1. bow (weapon)
    tirare con l'arco - to pull back a bow
  2. (music) bow (used to play string instruments)
    suonare con arco - to play (music) with bow
  3. (geometry) arc
  4. (architecture) arch

Related terms

See also

Anagrams


Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Portuguese arco, arquo ("arch, bow"), from Latin arcus ("bow"), from Proto-Indo-European *h?erk?o- ("bow, arrow")

Pronunciation

Noun

arco m (plural arcos)

  1. (geometry) arc
  2. arc, curve
    Synonym: curva
  3. (architecture) arch
  4. bow (weapon)
    Synonym: arco-e-flecha
  5. bow (rod used to play stringed instruments)
  6. (dentistry) archwire (orthodontic wire conforming to the alveolar or dental arch)
  7. (ophthalmology) arcus (white band of cholesterol that forms at the edge of the cornea)

Derived terms

Related terms

  • (rod used to play stringed instruments): violino

Verb

arco

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of arcar

Spanish

Etymology

From Latin arcus, from Proto-Indo-European *h?erk?o- ("bow, arrow").

Noun

arco m (plural arcos)

  1. bow (weapon)
    tirar con arco - (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. (music) bow (used to play string instruments)
  3. (geometry) arc
  4. (architecture) arch
  5. (sports, Latin America) goal (structure)

Derived terms

Related terms

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