amargo

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

amargo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of amargar

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese amargo, from Vulgar Latin *amāricus, from Latin amārus (bitter).

Adjective[edit]

amargo m (feminine singular amarga, masculine plural amargos, feminine plural amargas)

  1. bitter

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Ladino[edit]

Adjective[edit]

amargo m (Latin spelling)

  1. bitter

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese amargo, from Vulgar Latin *amāricus, from Latin amārus (bitter), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃em-, *h₂eh₃m- (bitter, raw).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

amargo m (feminine singular amarga, masculine plural amargos, feminine plural amargas, comparable)

  1. referring to an unpleasant taste
    1. bitter, acrid
    2. with little or no sugar
    3. acid, spicy
  2. (figuratively) sad, gloomy, sorrowful
  3. (figuratively) rigid, strict, intolerant
  4. (figuratively) resentful

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Further reading[edit]

  • amargo in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈmarɡo/, [aˈmarɣo]
  • Hyphenation: a‧mar‧go

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin amārus (bitter), either through a Vulgar Latin root *amāricus or influenced by amargar. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃em-, *h₂eh₃m- (bitter, raw).

Adjective[edit]

amargo (feminine singular amarga, masculine plural amargos, feminine plural amargas)

  1. bitter, sour (having an acrid taste)
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Noun[edit]

amargo m (plural amargos)

  1. bitterness
    Synonym: amargura
  2. sign (warning) (Can we add an example for this sense?)

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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

amargo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of amargar.

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