laido

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old French lait, leit (unpleasant, horrible, odious), of Germanic origin, from Proto-Germanic *laiþaz (sorrowful, unpleasant), from Proto-Indo-European *leyt- (unpleasant). More at English loath.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laido m (feminine singular laida, masculine plural laidos, feminine plural laidas)

  1. very ugly

Derivative terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • laido” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • laido” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • laido” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • laido” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>



Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old French lait, leit (unpleasant, horrible, odious), of Germanic origin, from Low Frankish *laiþ (unpleasant, obstinate, odious) from Proto-Germanic *laiþaz (sorrowful, unpleasant), from Proto-Indo-European *leyt- (unpleasant). Akin to Old High German leid (unpleasant, odious) (German leid (unfortunate), Leid (grief)), Old Norse leiþr (odious), Old English lāþ (unpleasant, odious). More at English loath.

Adjective[edit]

laido (feminine singular laida, masculine plural laidi, feminine plural laide)

  1. filthy, foul
  2. obscene

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