lagarto

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lagarto m (plural lagartos)

  1. lizard
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), "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 m (feminine singular lagarta, masculine plural lagartos, feminine plural lagartas)

  1. (figuratively) unreliable; mischievous

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References[edit]

  • lagart” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • 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]

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lagarto

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lagarto m (plural lagartos)

  1. lizard (any reptile of the order Squamata other than snakes)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *lacartus, from Latin lacertus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laˈɡarto/, [laˈɣart̪o]

Noun[edit]

lagarto m (plural lagartos)

  1. lizard

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