ábrego

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Africa (Carthage; area south of Mediterranean).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ábrego m (plural ábregos)

  1. south wind
    • c1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Publicacións de Archivum, page 65:
      Et jaz esta terra ontre Palestina et Syria ajuntada ahũa parte por seus termynos et aaoutra parte jaz contra mediodia donde vem o vento abrego.
      This land lies in between Palestine and Syria, by one side of its limits, and by another lies against the south, from where the south wind blows

References[edit]

  • abrego” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • ábrego” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • ábrego” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • ábrego” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin africa (Carthage; area south of Mediterranean).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈabɾeɡo/, [ˈaβɾeɣo]

Noun[edit]

ábrego m (plural ábregos)

  1. southwest wind
  2. (obsolete) African
    Synonym: africano

Further reading[edit]