bouta

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bouta

  1. third-person singular past historic of bouter

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Celtic, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷew- (excrement; dung) + the suffix *-to-;[1] Compare German Kot (feces), Welsh budr (filthy).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈbowta̝/

Noun[edit]

bouta f (plural boutas)

  1. Mixture of cattle manure and water once used as sealant.
  2. The filth formed in a millstone due to the humidity of the grain.

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References[edit]

  • bouta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • bouta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • bouta” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>
  1. ^ Julián Santano Moreno, "Celtibérico boustom, iberorromance busto, “pastizal, vacada” y bosta “boñiga”", Nouvelle Revue d’Onomastique, n° 56, 2014, p. 227-262.