feo

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See also: fẽo and fe'o

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French fée and German Fee, by way of feino with the feminine suffix -ino.

Noun[edit]

feo (accusative singular feon, plural feoj, accusative plural feojn)

  1. fairy

Galician[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese feo, from Latin foedus (hideous).

Adjective[edit]

feo m (feminine singular fea, masculine plural feos, feminine plural feas)

  1. ugly
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese fẽo, from Latin faenum (hay)

Noun[edit]

feo m (plural feos)

  1. hay
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References[edit]

  • feo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • feo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • feo” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • feo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>


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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin foedus (hideous). Cognate with Portuguese feio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

feo (feminine singular fea, masculine plural feos, feminine plural feas)

  1. ugly
    Antonyms: guapo, bonito, bello, hermoso
  2. (Mexico) bad, gross, mean, nasty
  3. in poor condition

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