chanto

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Galician[edit]

chantos

Etymology 1[edit]

Back-formation from chantar (to plant), from Latin plantare (to plant).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chanto m (plural chantos)

  1. slabstone which, planted vertically, is used to fence off land
    Synonyms: chanta, chanteiro, chantón, vargo
  2. stake used for the same purpose
    Synonyms: estaca, vargo

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin planctus (wailing, lamentation).

Noun[edit]

chanto m (plural chantos)

  1. (archaic) crying, lamentation
    Synonym: pranto

References[edit]

  • chanto” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • chanto” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • chanto” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • chantar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • chanto” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • chanto” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.



Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

chanto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of chantar