Presto

Presto

[pres-toh]

Presto is a word from the Italian language, meaning 'soon', 'early', or 'quickly'. In English, it may have the following meanings:

As a common word

As a proper name

Places

Characters

  • Presto the Magician, featured in the Dungeons & Dragons animated TV series
  • Presto the Tadpole, a pet featured in the game Insaniquarium Deluxe
  • The Amazing Presto! child magician featured in the game Battlez®

Corporations, ensembles, and products

Entertainment and sports

Automotive

  • Presto-Matic (1946–1953), a Chrysler Corporation transmission
  • Rinspeed Presto, a Swiss concept car that could stretch itself between 2-seat and 4-seat configurations
  • Hyundai Excel, a car also known as the Hyundai Presto in South Korea

Food

Computers

  • Presto (layout engine), used in the Opera web browser
  • Presto Studios, a computer game development company
  • Presto , a service brand owned by Dell that offer assistance and support from digital experts

Other products and services

  • Presto!, an ATM network owned and operated by Publix Supermarkets
  • Presto card, a smartcard-based fare payment system used in the Greater Toronto Area and Hamilton, Canada

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