barro

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See also: Barro, barró, barrò, and bárro

Catalan[edit]

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barro

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of barrar

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *barrum (clay, mud), from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia, possibly Celtic; compare Middle Irish broch (waste, dregs) and Gaulish *barros (the bushy end).

Cognate with Portuguese barro, Asturian barru and Spanish barro.

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Noun[edit]

barro m (plural barros)

  1. mud
    Synonym: lama
  2. clay
    • 1484, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI. Vigo: Galaxia, page 445:
      cinco mil ladrillos ben cozidos e de boo barro
      five thousand bricks, correctly fired and made of good clay
    Synonym: arxila
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

barro

  1. Archaic form of barrio.
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • barro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • barro” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • barro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • barro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • barro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbar.ro/
  • Rhymes: -arro
  • Hyphenation: bàr‧ro

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish barro (mud; clay), from Vulgar Latin *barrum, from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia.

Noun[edit]

barro m (plural barri)

  1. (uncountable) a clay used to make pottery
    Synonym: bucchero
  2. a piece of pottery made from this clay
    Synonym: bucchero

Etymology 2[edit]

Gender change from barra (helm, tiller).

Noun[edit]

barro m (plural barri)

  1. (nautical) boom
    Synonym: boma

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

barro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of barrare

References[edit]

  • barro1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • barro2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Ladino[edit]

Noun[edit]

barro m (Latin spelling)

  1. clay

Adjective[edit]

barro (Latin spelling)

  1. earthen

Latin[edit]

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barrō

  1. dative/ablative singular of barrus

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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barro

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *barrum (clay, mud), from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia, possibly Celtic; compare Middle Irish broch (waste, dregs) and Gaulish *barros (the bushy end).

Cognate with Galician barro, Mirandese barro, Asturian barru and Spanish barro.

Noun[edit]

barro m (plural barros)

  1. mud
  2. clay
    Synonym: argila

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

barro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of barrar

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

barro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of barrir

Spanish[edit]

barro (mud)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *barrum (clay, mud), from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia, possibly Celtic; compare Middle Irish broch (waste, dregs) and Gaulish *barros (the bushy end).

Noun[edit]

barro m (plural barros)

  1. (geology) mud
    Synonyms: fango, lodo
  2. (materials) clay
    Synonym: arcilla
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin varus (pustule in the face).

Noun[edit]

barro m (plural barros)

  1. (dermatology) pustule (caused by acne), closed comedo

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Etymology 3[edit]

See barrer.

Verb[edit]

barro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of barrer

Etymology 4[edit]

See barrar

Verb[edit]

barro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of barrar

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