agro

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aggro, by shortening

Adjective[edit]

agro (comparative more agro, superlative most agro)

  1. (Australia, New Zealand, Britain, slang) angry

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Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

agro (accusative singular agron, plural agroj, accusative plural agrojn)

  1. field, piece of arable land

Derived terms[edit]

  • agrara (agrarian)
  • agraro (agricultural land (of a region))

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

13th century. From Latin ager, agrum, from Proto-Italic *agros, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

agro m (plural agros)

  1. enclosed farmland usually comprising a single property
    • 1259, Andrés Martínez Salazar (ed.), Documentos gallegos de los siglos XIII al XVI. A Coruña: Casa de la Misericordia, page 44:
      nos damos a isse Pedro Pedrez un agro que jaz sobrela egreia de Uillanoua en Seloure a chantar de pereyros et de mazeyras
      we give this Pedro Pérez a field that is over the church of Vilanova in Sillobre, for planting there pear and apple trees
  2. countryside
  3. primary sector

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References[edit]

  • agro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • agro” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • agro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French ager, Italian agro and Spanish agro. In length from English agriculture and Russian агрикульту́ра (agrikulʹtúra).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɡro/
  • Hyphenation: ag‧ro

Noun[edit]

agro (plural agri)

  1. field: piece of ground

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *acrus, *acrum, from Latin acer, acrem, from Proto-Italic *akris, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ḱrós (sharp). See also the doublet acre.

Adjective[edit]

agro (feminine singular agra, masculine plural agri, feminine plural agre)

  1. sour, vinegary
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin ager, agrum, from Proto-Italic *agros, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros.

Noun[edit]

agro m (plural agri)

  1. countryside around a town

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Ladino[edit]

Adjective[edit]

agro m (Latin spelling)

  1. sour

Noun[edit]

agro m (Latin spelling)

  1. vinegar

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

agrō

  1. dative singular of ager
  2. ablative singular of ager

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Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

agro

  1. vocative singular masculine form of agrais
  2. accusative singular masculine form of agrais
  3. instrumental singular masculine form of agrais
  4. genitive plural masculine form of agrais
  5. vocative singular feminine form of agrais
  6. accusative singular feminine form of agrais
  7. instrumental singular feminine form of agrais
  8. genitive plural feminine form of agrais

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɡɾo/, [ˈaɣɾo]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin ager, agrum, with first attestation in 1645. However, some dialects may have preserved it as an inherited term[1].

Noun[edit]

agro m (plural agros)

  1. field (area of agriculture)

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

agro (feminine singular agra, masculine plural agros, feminine plural agras)

  1. Obsolete form of agrio.
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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin root *acrus, *acrum, from Latin ācer, acrem.

Adjective[edit]

agro m (feminine singular agra, masculine plural agri, feminine plural agre)

  1. sharp, sour
  2. acid