pavo

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Galician[edit]

un pavo (a turkey)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pāvō.

Noun[edit]

pavo m (plural pavos)

  1. turkey

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Latin[edit]

pāvō (peacock)

Etymology[edit]

With Ancient Greek ταώς (taōs), said to be ultimately from Tamil தோகை (tōkai) (but perhaps is imitative; Latin represented the peacock's sound as paupulo).

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Noun[edit]

pāvō m (genitive pāvōnis); third declension

  1. peacock; a bird associated with Argus and sacred to Hera; eaten as a delicacy.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pāvō pāvōnēs
genitive pāvōnis pāvōnum
dative pāvōnī pāvōnibus
accusative pāvōnem pāvōnēs
ablative pāvōne pāvōnibus
vocative pāvō pāvōnēs

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pāvō.

Noun[edit]

pavo m (plural pavos)

  1. turkey
  2. peacock
  3. (slang) buck (dollar)
  4. (slang) euro
  5. (slang) moron, airhead, dummy, dope (dumb man)

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