lagoa

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See also: Lagoa and lagôa

Galician[edit]

Lagoa das Xarfas, Muros, Galicia

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Etymology[edit]

13th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese lagoa, from Latin lacūna (pit), from Latin lacus (lake).

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Noun[edit]

lagoa m (plural lagoas)

  1. lake, pool, pond
  2. lagoon

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References[edit]

  • lagoa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • lagoa” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • lagoa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • lagoa” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • lagoa” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese lagoa, from Latin lacūna (pit), from lacus (lake; basin), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *lókus (lake, pool).

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Noun[edit]

lagoa f (plural lagoas)

  1. a small lake

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