Esperanto

noun
Es·​pe·​ran·​to | \ ˌe-spə-ˈrän-(ˌ)tō , -ˈran-(ˌ)tō \

Definition of Esperanto

: an artificial international language based as far as possible on words common to the chief European languages

Other Words from Esperanto

Esperantist \ ˌe-​spə-​ˈrän-​tist , -​ˈran-​ \ noun or adjective

First Known Use of Esperanto

1892, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Esperanto

Dr. Esperanto, pseudonym of L. L. Zamenhof †1917 Polish oculist, its inventor

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The first known use of Esperanto was in 1892

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Nglish: Translation of Esperanto for Spanish Speakers

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