escote

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See also: escoté

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French escot (payment), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *skutą (that which is thrown, shot, projectile, bullet, missile).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

escote m (plural escotes)

  1. individual share or part of a payment (i.e. the portion held by one person of a financial commitment that was made jointly with others)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *skutą (that which is thrown, shot, projectile, bullet, missile); cognate with English shoot.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

escote m (plural escotes)

  1. shoot, sprout

Etymology 3[edit]

From escotar (to prune).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

escote m (plural escotes)

  1. cleavage, neckline

Noun[edit]

escote m (plural escotes)

  1. a cut fragment of wood
    Synonym: escoto

References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From escotar, from cota, or borrowed from Old French escot, from Frankish.

Noun[edit]

escote m (plural escotes)

  1. cleavage, neckline

Derived terms[edit]

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