calvo

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Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

calvo

  1. neuter of calvu

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese calvo, from Latin calvus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

calvo m (feminine singular calva, masculine plural calvos, feminine plural calvas)

  1. bald (having no hair)
    Synonym: pelado
  2. bald (having no trees or vegetation)
    Synonym: pelado
  3. backward horned
    Synonym: calvelo

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References[edit]

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

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calvus, from Proto-Indo-European *klh₂wós, *kalw-, *galw- (naked, bald).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkal.vo/
  • Rhymes: -alvo
  • Hyphenation: càl‧vo

Adjective[edit]

calvo (feminine calva, masculine plural calvi, feminine plural calve)

  1. bald

Noun[edit]

calvo m (plural calvi, feminine calva)

  1. bald man

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Latin[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

calvō

  1. dative/ablative masculine singular of calvus
  2. dative/ablative neuter singular of calvus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calvus, from Proto-Indo-European *klh₂wós, *kalw-, *galw- (naked, bald).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈkaw.vu/, [ˈkaʊ̯.vu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈkal.vu/, [ˈkaɫ.vu]

Adjective[edit]

calvo m (feminine singular calva, masculine plural calvos, feminine plural calvas, comparable)

  1. bald (having no hair)
    Synonym: careca

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calvus, from Proto-Indo-European *klh₂wós, *kalw-, *galw- (naked, bald).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkalbo/, [ˈkal.β̞o]

Adjective[edit]

calvo (feminine calva, masculine plural calvos, feminine plural calvas)

  1. bald
    Se quedó calvo
    He turned bald.
  2. bare (lacking vegetation)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Tagalog: kalbo

Noun[edit]

calvo m (plural calvos)

  1. a bald man

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