cuello

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cuello m (plural cuellos)

  1. neck

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Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin collum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuello m (plural cuellos)

  1. neck
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 5r. a.
      Corrio eſau aencuẽtro de ſo ermano. E abraçol & echo ſobre ſo cuello el braço.
      Esau ran to meet with his brother, then he hugged him and put his arm over his neck.
    • Idem, f. 61r. a.
      Eſtas palabras hyua diziendo por la uilla de ih̃r̃l̃m e yua cõ la cadena enel cuello
      He said these words throughout the city of Jerusalem while walking with the chain around his neck

Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: cuello

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish cuello, from Latin collum. Cognate with English collar, French cou, Italian collo, Portuguese colo.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /ˈkweʝo/, [ˈkwe.ʝo]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /ˈkweʎo/, [ˈkwe.ʎo]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈkweʃo/, [ˈkwe.ʃo]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈkweʒo/, [ˈkwe.ʒo]
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  • Noun[edit]

    cuello m (plural cuellos)

    1. neck (part of body connecting the head and the torso)
    2. collar (part of a shirt fitting around the neck)

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