manteiga

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

12th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese manteiga, already attested with this spelling in a Galician Latin document from 1118; from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European (cf. Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian сметана (smetana), Polish śmietana, Slovak smotana and Slovene smetana).[1] Cognate with Portuguese manteiga, Asturian mantega, Spanish manteca and Catalan mantega.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

manteiga f (plural manteigas)

  1. butter
    • 1286, Miguel Romaní (ed.), La colección diplomática de Santa María de Oseira (1025-1310). 3 vols. Santiago: Tórculo Edicións (1989, 1989, 1993), page 1131:
      huna escaa de manteyga et dous queygios
      one bowl of butter and two cheeses

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References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

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manteiga

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese manteiga, of uncertain origin. Possibly from Iberian/Celtiberian.

Cognate with Galician manteiga, Mirandese manteiga, Asturian mantega, Spanish manteca, Aragonese manteca, Catalan mantega and possibly with Belarusian смятана (smjatana), Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian сметана (smetana), Polish śmietana, Slovak smotana and Slovene smetana.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /mɐ̃.ˈtɐj.ɣɐ/, /mɐ̃.ˈtej.ɣɐ/
  • Hyphenation: man‧tei‧ga

Noun[edit]

manteiga f (plural manteigas)

  1. butter

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Malay: mentega
  • Tetum: manteiga

References[edit]


Tetum[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese manteiga (butter), from Old Portuguese manteiga.

Noun[edit]

manteiga

  1. butter