culo

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See also: čulo, -culo, and чуло

Acholi[edit]

Verb[edit]

culo

  1. dilute

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

culo m (plural culos)

  1. ass

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cūlus (anus), from Proto-Indo-European *kuH-l-, zero-grade without s-mobile form of *(s)kewH- (to cover).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈku.lo/
  • Hyphenation: cù‧lo

Noun[edit]

culo m (plural culi)

  1. (vulgar slang) ass, bottom, buttocks, butt
    Synonyms: deretano, sedere, fondoschiena, didietro, chiappe, posteriore, natiche, (slang used in Ferrara city) pear or pevar, (slang used in Emilia Region) bofez or boffice or bogio

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cūlō

  1. dative singular of cūlus
  2. ablative singular of cūlus

References[edit]

  • culo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • culo in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Spanish[edit]

Sense 1

Etymology[edit]

From Latin culus (ass), from Proto-Indo-European *kuH-l-, zero-grade without s-mobile form of *(s)kewH- (to cover). Compare Romanian cur and Portuguese cu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

culo m (plural culos)

  1. (vulgar in Latin America, slang, anatomy) ass, arse, booty, rear, behind, butt, buttocks
    Synonym: trasero
  2. (vulgar, slang, anatomy) anus

Usage notes[edit]

  • "culo" is not vulgar in Spain.

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