AskDefine | Define primo

Dictionary Definition

primo adj : the best of its kind n : the principal part of a duet (especially a piano duet) [also: primi (pl)]

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see Primo

English

Etymology

primo

Noun

  1. The principal part of a duet.

Antonyms

Adjective

  1. Best; first-class.

Italian

Alternative forms

Adjective

it-adj prim

Noun

(feminine: prima)
  1. first, first one
  2. initial one
  3. main one, principal one
  1. first course (of a meal)

Latin

Adverb

  1. at first

Portuguese

Noun

  1. cousin (son or daughter of a person’s uncle or aunt)

Spanish

Noun

  1. cousin

Usage notes

Extensive Definition

Primo may refer to:

People

See also

Places in Italy

Art, music, and literature

  • Primo (2005 film), a 2005 film of Antony Sher's play of the same title, adapted from Primo Levi's Holocaust memoir If This Is a Man
  • Primo Victoria, a 2005 album by Swedish power-metal band Sabaton
  • O Primo Basílio, an 1878 novel by Portuguese author José Maria Eça de Queiroz
  • Riccardo Primo, a 1727 opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel
  • An alternate term for the subidor, a drum used in the music of Puerto Rico

Business and industry

Other

primo in French: Primo
primo in Japanese: プリモ
primo in Portuguese: Primo
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