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Es·pe·ran·to

 (ĕs′pə-răn′tō, -rän′-)
n.
An artificial international language with a vocabulary based on word roots common to many European languages and a regularized system of inflection.

[After Dr. Esperanto, "one who hopes," pseudonym of Ludwik Lejzer Zamenhof (1859-1917), Polish philologist.]

Es′pe·ran′tist adj. & n.

Esperanto

(ˌɛspəˈræntəʊ)
n
(Languages) an international artificial language based on words common to the chief European languages, invented in 1887
[C19: literally: the one who hopes, pseudonym of Dr. L. L. Zamenhof, who invented it]
ˌEspeˈrantist n, adj

Es•pe•ran•to

(ˌɛs pəˈrɑn toʊ, -ˈræn-)

n.
an artificial language invented in 1887 for international use, based on word roots common to the major European languages.
[1890–95; orig. Esperanto pseudonym of the inventor, Latin. Latin. Zamenhof (1859–1917), Polish physician; literally, the hoping one]
Es`pe•ran′tism, n.
Es`pe•ran′tist, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Esperanto - an artificial language based as far as possible on words common to all the European languages
artificial language - a language that is deliberately created for a specific purpose
Translations
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quốc tế ngữ

Esperanto

[ˌespəˈræntəʊ] Nesperanto m

Esperanto

[ˌɛspəˈræntəʊ] nespéranto m

Esperanto

nEsperanto nt

Esperanto

[ˌɛspəˈræntəʊ]
1. nesperanto
2. adjin esperanto
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