lombo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lumbus, possibly through Osco-Umbrian (as the expected Latin form would be *lundus), from Proto-Italic *lonðwos, from Proto-Indo-European *lendʰwos, from the root *lendʰ- (to enter, penetrate, expand). Cognate with Old English lynd (fat, grease), Old English lendenu (loins). More at lend.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlom.bo/, [ˈl̺ombo]
  • Stress: lómbo
  • Hyphenation: lom‧bo

Noun[edit]

lombo m (plural lombi)

  1. (anatomy) loin
  2. (by extension, in the plural) hips
  3. loin (meat cut)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese lombo, from Latin lumbus (loin), from Proto-Germanic *landwīn, *landwiō (waist, loins), from Proto-Indo-European *lendhw- (kidney, waist).

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Noun[edit]

lombo m (plural lombos)

  1. back (the rear of body)
  2. loin (meat)

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Indonesian lombok

Noun[edit]

lombo

  1. chile
    Yupela i save brukim kawawar na lombo na olgeta kain kumu long 10-pela hap na givim wanpela long God.
    You tithe ginger and chili [Greek mint and Syrian rue] and all kinds of herbs. Luke 11:42