chus

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See also: CHUs and Chus

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese chus, from Latin plūs (more).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

chus

  1. (dated) more; very
    • 1305, A. López Ferreiro (ed.), Galicia Histórica. Colección diplomática. Santiago: Tipografía Galaica, page 498:
      et sse esto que eu mando he chus pouco cao quinto de todos meus bees assi movil como rrayz
      and if this that I'm granting is very little compared with a fifth of all of my possessions, chattel as well as real state, then [...]
    Synonym: máis

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • chus” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • chus” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • chus” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin plūs (more), from Old Latin *plous, from Proto-Indo-European *plē-, *pelu- (many). Eventually displaced by mais.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

chus

  1. more

Synonyms[edit]