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What does "Alto" mean here?

I'm watching Lost. Here when the hairy fat guy Hurley wanted to stop the Korean guy called Jin, he shouted, "Alto." However, in my dictionary, 'alto' means 'a singing voice with a lower range than that of a soprano' I don't understand. Please tell me why. Thanks!

For learning: English
Base language: English
Category: Language



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    It's possible that Hurley was using the Spanish word "alto" (closely related to the English word "halt") to mean stop.

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