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4 letters words from 'toro'

ROOT 4ROTO 4
TORO 4 

3 letters words from 'toro'

OOR 3OOT 3
ORT 3ROO 3
ROT 3TOO 3
TOR 3 

2 letters words from 'toro'

OO 2OR 2
TO 2 

All 4 letters words made out of toro

toro otro troo rtoo orto roto toor otor toor otor ootr ootr troo rtoo toro otro roto orto orot root oort oort root orot

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word toro. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in toro.

Definitions and meaning of toro

toro

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Japanese 灯籠.

Noun

toro (plural toros or toro)

  1. A traditional Japanese lantern.

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Maori.

Noun

toro

  1. Rapanea salicina, a species of shrub or small tree native to New Zealand.

Anagrams

  • Root, Toor, root, roto, roto-, troo

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin taurus. Compare Old Catalan and Occitan taur.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈtɔ.ɾo/
  • (Central) IPA(key): /ˈtɔ.ɾu/

Noun

toro m (plural toros)

  1. bull
  2. bittern

Galician

Etymology

13th century. Inherited from Latin torus, cognate with Spanish tuero. In the second meaning it is rather a borrowing, but from the same source: Latin torus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoɾo̝/

Noun

toro m (plural toros)

  1. tree trunk
    • 1277, Francisco Javier Pérez Rodríguez (ed.), Os documentos do tombo de Toxos Outos. Santiago de Compostela: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 112:
      todos estes disserun que a herdade dessa hermida de San Martino de Rates que era departida da outra herdade regaenga pela cerdeyra do outeyro que esta cabo do camino, et dessi como uay et enfia ao toro do castineiro de cyma que chaman da senrra do regaengo
      all of them said that the property of the hermitage of Saint Martin of Rates departed from the other royal property by the cherry tree of the hill, which is by the path, and from there in direction to the trunk of the chestnut tree above where they call the Senra do Reguengo
    Synonym: tora
  2. tree round section
    Synonym: torada
  3. round slice of fish
    Synonym: roda

Derived terms

  • tora
  • torada
  • torar

Noun

toro m (plural toros)

  1. (architecture, geometry) torus

References

  • “toro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • “toro” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • “toro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “toro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “toro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Hiligaynon

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish toro.

Noun

tóro

  1. bull, ox

Ido

Etymology

Borrowed from English torusFrench toreGerman TorusItalian toroRussian торус (torus), ultimately from Latin torus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoro/

Noun

toro (plural tori)

  1. (geometry, architecture) torus

Italian

Etymology

From Latin taurus, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔro

Noun

toro m (plural tori)

  1. bull
  2. Taurus
  3. (mathematics, geometry) torus

Related terms

  • taurino
  • toreare
  • torello
  • torero
  • toroidale

See also

  • bue
  • vacca
  • vitello
  • zodiacale

Anagrams

  • orto, roto, rotò

Japanese

Romanization

toro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of とろ

Karitiâna

Noun

toro

  1. otter

Kikuyu

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tɔ̀ɾɔ̌ꜜ/
As for Tonal Class, Benson (1964) classifies this term into Class 6 with a disyllabic stem, together with mũgwacĩ, nyamũ, and so on.
  • (Kiambu)
  • (Limuru) As for Tonal Class, Yukawa (1981) classifies this term into a group including baba, guka, gũtũ, mũguĩ, mũtwe, nyamũ, ruo, rũhĩ (pl. ), rũkũ (pl. ngũ), taata (my aunt), ũta (pl. mota), ũthiũ (pl. mothiũ), and so on.

Noun

toro class 14 (plural matoro)

  1. sleep

References


Latin

Noun

torō

  1. dative singular of torus
  2. ablative singular of torus

References

  • toro in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)

Malagasy

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tuzuq.

Verb

toro

  1. to show
  2. to point out, indicate

Related terms


Portuguese

Etymology

From Latin torus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɔ.ɾu/

Noun

toro m (plural toros)

  1. tree ring
  2. torus (three dimensional shape)

San Pedro Amuzgos Amuzgo

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish toro, from Latin taurus, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Noun

toro (plural ndoro)

  1. bull

References

  • Stewart, Cloyd; Stewart, Ruth D.; colaboradores amuzgos (2000) Diccionario amuzgo de San Pedro Amuzgos, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 44)‎[1] (in Spanish), Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., →ISBN

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈto.ɾo/
  • Rhymes: -oɾo

Etymology 1

From Latin taurus (compare Italian toro, Portuguese touro, Romanian taur), from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Noun

toro m (plural toros)

  1. bull
Derived terms
Related terms
  • taurino
Descendants
  • Navajo: dóola
  • Northern Tepehuan: tuúru
  • San Pedro Amuzgos Amuzgo: toro
  • Southeastern Tepehuan: tuur
  • Taos: tùlu’úna
  • Tetelcingo Nahuatl: turo

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Latin torus (swelling, bulge, cushion). Doublet of the inherited tuero.

Noun

toro m (plural toros)

  1. (geometry, architecture) torus
See also
  • Toro (geometría) on the Spanish Wikipedia.Wikipedia es
  • Toro (arquitectura) on the Spanish Wikipedia.Wikipedia es

Etymology 3

Noun

toro m (plural toros)

  1. (colloquial) forklift (a small industrial vehicle with a power-operated fork-like pronged platform that can be raised and lowered for insertion under a load, often on pallets, to be lifted and moved)
    Synonyms: carretilla, carretilla elevadora, grúa horquilla, montacargas

Anagrams

  • orto, otro, roto

Tagalog

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish toro.

Noun

toro

  1. bull

Source: wiktionary.org
  • TORNADO, (Spanish) a violent storm over a limited area, with whirling winds, a cyclone.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)