gallo

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See also: Gallo, gallò, Gallo-, and gallo-

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Vulgar Latin *galleus, from Latin galla (oak-apple).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallo m (plural gallos)

  1. fork; bifurcation
  2. prong
  3. forked branch
  4. (tools) fork

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. gajo.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gallus (rooster).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallo m (plural galli, feminine gallina)

  1. rooster, cock

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Adjective[edit]

gallo (feminine singular galla, masculine plural galli, feminine plural galle)

  1. Gallic

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Verb[edit]

gallo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gallare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallō

  1. dative singular of gallus
  2. ablative singular of gallus

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallo m (plural gallos, feminine gallinha, feminine plural gallinhas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of galo

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gallus (rooster).

Noun[edit]

gallo m (plural gallos, feminine gallina, feminine plural gallinas)

  1. rooster, cock (male domestic chicken)

gallo m (plural gallos)

  1. megrim (genus Lepidorhombus, a kind of fish)
  2. John Dory (edible marine fish; Zeus faber or Zeus ocellata)
  3. common poppy (Papaver rhoeas)
  4. corn tortilla sandwich, usually filled with meat and/or beans, and other ingredients
  5. (boxing) bantamweight (weight class ranging from 112 to 118 pounds)
  6. voice crack (sudden, unintentional change in register, especially during puberty or while singing)
  7. (Mexico) serenade (love song sung directly to one's love interest)

gallo m (plural gallos, feminine galla, feminine plural gallas)

  1. (Chile, colloquial) guy, dude

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gallo

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive of gallu

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gallo allo ngallo unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.