feixe

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese feixe (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin fascis, from fascio (to bundle), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰasko (bundle, band). Cognate with Portuguese feixe, Spanish haz, Catalan feix, Occitan fais, French faix, Italian fascio and Romanian fascie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfejʃe̝/, /ˈfejʃ/

Noun[edit]

feixe m (plural feixes)

  1. bundle
    Synonym: mada
  2. sheaf
    • 1519, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI. Vigo: Galaxia, page 219:
      Çinco feyxes de liño, un maçado e quatro por maçar
      five flax sheafs: one threshed and four pending
    Synonym: mollo
  3. (collective) faggot
    • 1301, M. Romaní Martinez, La colección diplomática de Santa María de Oseira (1025-1310). Santiago: Tórculo Edicións, 3, page 1241:
      dous feyxes de rodriga
      two faggots of stakes
    Synonym: lote
  4. lot (a number)
    • 1439, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI. 2 vols. Vigo: Galaxia, page 419:
      Sisa das olas: Iten, ordenaron que qual quer persona que trouxer carga d'olas de fora parte a vender aa dita çidade, que page de cada carga d'olas, duas brancas e de un costal d'olas, hua branca, e do feixe das olas que trouxer en collo, un diñeyro, e de cada qántara, dous diñeiros
      Tax on the pots: Item, they ordered that any person who brings a load of pots from the outside for selling inside this city, that they shall pay two white coins for each load; and a white coin for a sack; and for the lot that they can bring on themselves, a coin; an two coins for each amphora
    Synonym: lote
  5. lot (large quantity)
    Synonyms: lote, morea, mundo
  6. winepress beam

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese feixe, from Latin fascis, from fascio (to bundle), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰasko (bundle, band). Cognate with Galician feixe, Spanish haz, Catalan feix, Occitan fais, French faix, Italian fascio and Romanian fascie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈfɐj.ʃɨ/, /ˈfej.ʃɨ/
  • Hyphenation: fei‧xe

Noun[edit]

feixe m (plural feixes)

  1. bundle
  2. sheaf
  3. (collective) faggot (bundle of wood)
  4. portion

Related terms[edit]