What does verso mean?

Definitions for versoˈvɜr soʊ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word verso.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. verso(noun)

    left-hand page

  2. reverse, verso(noun)

    the side of a coin or medal that does not bear the principal design


  1. verso(Noun)

    The back side of a flat object which is to be examined visually, as for reading, such as a sheet or a leaf or a coin or a medal.

  2. verso(Noun)

    The left-hand page of a book of a script which reads from left to right, usually having an even page number.

  3. Origin: From in verso folio, the ablative of the Latin versus from the perfect passive participle of verto. Confer rectus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Verso(noun)

    the reverse, or left-hand, page of a book or a folded sheet of paper; -- opposed to recto

  2. Origin: [L. versus, p. p. of vertere to turn: cf. F. verso.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Verso

    ver′sō, n. a left-hand page: the reverse of a coin or medal.

Anagrams for verso »

  1. overs

  2. servo

  3. roves


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of verso in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of verso in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art:

    This is an exciting new discovery of an authentic double-sided sheet by the master (1452-1519), representing on the recto the full figure of the martyred Saint Sebastian tied to a tree in a landscape, and on the verso, notes and diagrams about light and shadow, which relate to Leonardo’s study of optics.

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