chamuscar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese chamuscar (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from chama (flame), perhaps blended with charamusca, faísca, "spark, hot ash".[1]

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chamuscar (first-person singular present chamusco, first-person singular preterite chamusquei, past participle chamuscado)

  1. to singe (to burn slightly)
  2. to singe (to remove the hair by passing it over a flame)
    • 1391, M. Lucas Álvarez & P. Lucas Domínguez (eds.), El priorato benedictino de San Vicenzo de Pombeiro y su colección diplomática en la Edad Media. Sada / A Coruña: Ediciós do Castro, page 106:
      e que nos diades mays uos e todas uosas uozes para senpre de cada hun anos hun porco chamoscado, que seja sen maliça, con pan e con vino, segundo huso e costume da comarca
      and you and your successors shall give us, each year and forever, a singed pork, free of any malice, with bread and wine, as it is customary in the shire
  3. to scorch (to become scorched)

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References[edit]

  • chamuscar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • Chamuscar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • chamuscar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • chamuscar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • chamuscar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. chamuscar.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese chamuscar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

chamuscar (first-person singular present indicative chamusco, past participle chamuscado)

  1. to singe (to burn slightly)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese chamuscar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

chamuscar (first-person singular present chamusco, first-person singular preterite chamusqué, past participle chamuscado)

  1. to scorch, to singe

Conjugation[edit]

  • c becomes qu before e.