colgar

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin collocō (place, put, assemble).

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colgar (first-person singular indicative present colgo, past participle colgáu)

  1. to hang

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin collocāre, collocō. Doublet of col·locar.

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colgar (first-person singular present colgo, past participle colgat)

  1. to bury
    Synonyms: enterrar, soterrar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese colgar (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin collocō (place, put, assemble). Doublet of the borrowed colocar. Cognate with English couch and collocate.

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colgar (first-person singular present colgo, first-person singular preterite colgei, past participle colguei)

  1. to hang
    • c1295, R. Lorenzo (ed.), La traducción gallega de la Crónica General y de la Crónica de Castilla. Ourense: I.E.O.P.F., page 685:
      Et hũus dizem que o enforcou com̃o a falsario; mays o arçebispo dom Rrodrigo, por apostar sua parauoa, diz que morreu colgado.
      And some say that he hanged him as a liar; but archbishop Don Rodrigo, to straighten his word, says he died hanged.
    • 1370, R. Lorenzo (ed.), Crónica troiana. A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 441:
      Demays tĩjña ẽna mão hũ ençẽçario de hũ topaz moy claro et moy rrico, colgado de hũus fíos de ouro enlaçados et laurados a moy grã nobreza.
      Besides, he had in his hand a censer made of very rich and clear topaz, hanging from some gold threads tied and worked in the most noble manner
    Synonyms: encolgar, pendurar
    Antonym: descolgar
  2. to hang up
    Antonym: descolgar

Conjugation[edit]

  • Note: colg- are changed to colgu- before front vowels (e).

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References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin collocō (place, put, assemble). Doublet of the borrowed colocar. Cognate with English couch and collocate.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kolˈɡaɾ/, [kolˈɣ̞aɾ]

Verb[edit]

colgar (first-person singular present cuelgo, first-person singular preterite colgué, past participle colgado)

  1. to hang
    Synonyms: pender, tender
    Antonym: descolgar
  2. to hang up
    To hang up the telephone.
    Antonym: descolgar
  3. (computing) to upload
    Synonym: subir
    Antonym: descargar
  4. (transitive, colloquial) (+ con) to hang out with, relax with

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