cerro

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See also: cerró

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese cerro, from Latin cirrus (curl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈθero̝/, (western) /ˈsero̝/

Noun[edit]

cerro m (plural cerros)

  1. hill, hillock
    Synonyms: outeiro, teso
  2. dorsal fin
  3. (in the plural) hard scales along the sides of the Atlantic horse mackerel
    Synonym: serra
  4. yarn of clean flax
    • 1402, A. López Ferreiro (ed.), Galicia Historica, I, 5, page 343:
      It. ....... arestre de lyno en que son viinte et seys cerros.
      It. ... plait of linen, in which there are twenty-six yarns
  5. flax fiver

References[edit]

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

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cerrus.

Noun[edit]

cerro m (plural cerri)

  1. Turkey oak (tree, Quercus cerris)

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cerrō

  1. dative singular of cerrus
  2. ablative singular of cerrus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cirrus (curl of hair; mane or forelock of a horse), comparing a hill to the head of a horse.

Noun[edit]

cerro m (plural cerros)

  1. little hill
    Synonyms: colina, monte, morro, outeiro

Verb[edit]

cerro

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cirrus (curl of hair; mane or forelock of a horse), comparing a hill to the head of a horse.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cerro m (plural cerros)

  1. hill
    Synonyms: colina, loma