What does virtu mean?

Definitions for virtuvərˈtu, ˈvɜr tu

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. virtu, vertu, connoisseurship(noun)

    love of or taste for fine objects of art

  2. virtu, vertu(noun)

    artistic quality

  3. virtu(noun)

    objet d'art collectively (especially fine antiques)


  1. virtu(Noun)

    Knowledge of the fine arts

  2. virtu(Noun)

    objets d'art collectively

Webster Dictionary

  1. Virtu(noun)

    a love of the fine arts; a taste for curiosities

  2. Origin: [It. virt virtue, excellence, from L. virtus. See Virtue.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Virtu

    vėr′tōō, or -tōō′, n. a love of the fine arts: taste for curiosities: objects of art or antiquity.—adjs. Virtuose′, Virtuō′sic, exhibiting the qualities and skill of a virtuoso.—ns. Virtuos′ity, lovers of the elegant arts as a class: exceptional skill in some of the fine arts; Virtuō′sō, one skilled in the fine arts, in antiquities, curiosities, and the like: a skilful musician, painter, &c. (pl. Virtuō′sōs, Virtuō′si):—fem. Virtuō′sa (pl. Virtuō′se, -se); Virtuō′sōship. [It.; a doublet of virtue.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of virtu in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of virtu in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Doug Cifu:

    What we have at Virtu is a technology plant that is multi-asset class, multi-currency and very low latency and very efficient and very scaled, to the extent we can use that asset and leverage that asset into what I will call related and ancillary businesses ... I'm very open to it.

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