bugio

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Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

bugio (uncountable, accusative bugion)

  1. boogie-woogie

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps a confluence of buco and pertugio.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbu.d͡ʒo/, [ˈbuːd͡ʒo]
  • Rhymes: -udʒo
  • Stress: bùgio
  • Hyphenation: bu‧gio

Adjective[edit]

bugio (feminine singular bugia, masculine plural bugi, feminine plural bugie)

  1. (obsolete) hollow
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso, Le Monnier, published 2002, Canto XX, lines 25–27, page 360:
      così, rimosso d'aspettare indugio, ¶ quel mormorar de l'aguglia salissi ¶ su per lo collo, come fosse bugio.
      Even thus, relieved from the delay of waiting, that murmuring of the eagle mounted up along its neck, as if it had been hollow.
    Synonyms: bucato, cavo

Portuguese[edit]

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bugio

Etymology[edit]

From Bugia (Béjaïa), from Arabic بِجَايَة(bijāya).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bugio m (plural bugios)

  1. monkey (especially the howler monkey)

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