balcón

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

balcón m (plural balcones)

  1. balcony

Galician[edit]

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a 16th century balcón

Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from Italian balcone, although it is already attested in local documents since the mid of the 14th century; from Proto-Germanic *balkô (beam), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰelǵ- (beam, plank). Cognate with Portuguese balcão, Spanish balcón, French balcon, English balcony.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balcón m (plural balcóns)

  1. balcony
    • 1347, Clara Rodríguez Núñez (ed.), "Santa María de Belvís, un convento mendicante femenino en la Baja Edad Media (1305-1400)", in Estudios Mindonienses, 5, page 425:
      que façan et ergan en maneyra que non entargem o viso das feestras do balcon da outra mina casa que esta a so nesta
      that they do and erect so as they don't obstruct the view of the windows of the balcony of my other house which is near this one
  2. parapet

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References[edit]

  • balc” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • balcon” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • balcon” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • balcón” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • balcón” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>



Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian balcone, ultimately of Germanic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balcón m (plural balcones)

  1. balcony

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