ganir

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See also: gañir

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese ganir, from Latin gannire (to yelp, bark).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ganir (first-person singular present gano, first-person singular preterite ganín, past participle ganido)

  1. to whine, to yelp
  2. to creak, to crack

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References[edit]

  • ganir” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • ganir” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • ganir” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • ganir” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Joan Coromines; José A. Pascual (1983–1991), “gañir”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

ganir (first-person singular present gano, first-person singular preterite gani, past participle ganido)

  1. (intransitive) to whine; yelp (to utter an abrupt, high-pitched noise)

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