cocho

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Apocopic form of synonymous cochotl.

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Noun[edit]

cocho (animate, plural cochomeh)

  1. A species of parrot; Amazona albifrons.

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably onomatopoeic: confer French cochon (pig) or Macedonian кочина (kočina, pigsty).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cocho m (plural cochos, feminine cocha, feminine plural cochas)

  1. pigsty, den, cubby
  2. pig
    Synonyms: porco
  3. udder

Adjective[edit]

cocho m (feminine singular cocha, masculine plural cochos, feminine plural cochas)

  1. dirty

References[edit]

  • cochon” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • cocho” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • cocho” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. cochino.

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

cocho m (plural cochos)

  1. trough (container for animal feed)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

cocho m (plural cochos)

  1. (Mexico) pig; swine

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Spanish cocho, from Latin coctus.

Verb[edit]

cocho

  1. (archaic) past participle of cocer

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