burgo

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See also: Burgo and burĝo

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English burg, Latin burgus.

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burgo (accusative singular burgon, plural burgoj, accusative plural burgojn)

  1. castle, fortress; city, town

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese burgo (borough), from Late Latin burgus, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *burgz (hill-fort), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ- (high).

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Noun[edit]

burgo m (plural burgos)

  1. borough, neighborhood
  2. (historical) during the 12th century, newly founded town to which a bill of rights was awarded
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin brūchus, from Ancient Greek βροῦκος (broûkos).

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Noun[edit]

burgo m (plural burgos)

  1. grub, caterpillar, especially of the cabbage butterfly
    Synonym: eiruga

References[edit]

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

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English borough, burgh, French bourg, Italian borgo, Spanish burgo.

Noun[edit]

burgo (plural burgi)

  1. borough, burgh, market town

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

burgō

  1. dative singular of burgus
  2. ablative singular of burgus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese burgo, from Late Latin burgus, from Vulgar Latin *burgus, from Frankish *burg (fortified city), from Proto-Germanic *burgz (fortified city), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ- (high).

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Noun[edit]

burgo m (plural burgos)

  1. (historical) burg (fortified town in medieval Europe)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin burgus, from Frankish *burg (fortified city), from Proto-Germanic *burgz (fortified city), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ- (high).

Noun[edit]

burgo m (plural burgos)

  1. burg
  2. city