Reconstruction:Latin/picco

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This Latin entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

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Etymology[edit]

Possible borrowing from Frankish *pikkōn (to peck, strike). Alternatively from or influenced by pīcus (woodpecker).

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*pīccō (present infinitive *pīccāre, perfect active *pīccāī, supine *pīccātu); first conjugation

  1. (Vulgar Latin) I strike; I sting.

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