bailo

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See also: bailó

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Venetian bailo. Doublet of bailiff.

Noun[edit]

bailo (plural baili)

  1. (historical) title of the Venetian envoy to particularly the Sublime Porte
    • 1886, The Journal of Hellenic Studies, volume 7, page 328:
      Venice engaged to restore to the triarchs all property which the baili had conferred in fief since 1255.
    • 2010, Gábor Ágoston, Encyclopedia of the Ottoman Empire, page 73:
      In 1670 the bailo was considered responsible for all the Venetian consuls in the Ottoman Empire.

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

bailo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bailar

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

bailo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bailar

Hiligaynon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

báilo

  1. change, barter, swap

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Venetian bailo, ultimately from Vulgar Latin *baiulīvus. Doublet of balivo and balì.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bailo m (plural baili)

  1. title and function borne by an envoy of the Most Serene Republic of Venice

See also[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

bailo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bailar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

bailo

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

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan baile, from Vulgar Latin *bāiulivus (castellan), from Latin bāiulus (porter; steward).

Noun[edit]

bailo m (plural baili)

  1. title and function borne by an envoy of the Most Serene Republic of Venice

Descendants[edit]