lagarto

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician-Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *lacartus, from Latin lacertus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lagarto m (plural lagartos)

  1. lizard
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé, editor, Tratado de Albeitaria, Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 101:
      Contra a door que chama "llaçerto", que quer dizer lagarto ...
      Against the illness that they call "lacerto", which means lizard ...
  2. (cooking) pork sirloin

Adjective[edit]

lagarto (feminine lagarta, masculine plural lagartos, feminine plural lagartas)

  1. (figurative) unreliable; mischievous

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • lagart” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • lagarto” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • lagarto” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • lagarto” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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lagarto

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician-Portuguese lagarto, from Vulgar Latin *lacartus, from Latin lacertus (lizard), of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Rhymes: (Portugal, São Paulo) -aɾtu, (Brazil) -aʁtu
  • Hyphenation: la‧gar‧to

Noun[edit]

lagarto m (plural lagartos)

  1. lizard (any reptile of the order Squamata other than snakes)
  2. (Azores) lizardfish
  3. (Guinea-Bissau) large lizard, crocodile
  4. (cooking) topside (outer side of a round of beef)
    Synonyms: pojadouro, (North Brazil) paulista, (South Brazil) tatu
  5. (Portugal, soccer, derogatory) a supporter, player or coach of Sporting Clube de Portugal
    Synonym: sportinguista

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Descendants[edit]

  • Guinea-Bissau Creole: lagártu
  • Hunsrik: Lagart

Further reading[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Vulgar Latin *lacartus, from Latin lacertus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laˈɡaɾto/ [laˈɣ̞aɾ.t̪o]
  • Rhymes: -aɾto
  • Syllabification: la‧gar‧to

Noun[edit]

lagarto m (plural lagartos)

  1. lizard
  2. (Cuba, slang) beer

Derived terms[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

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