meigo

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese meigo, from Latin magicus ‎(magical), from Ancient Greek μαγικός ‎(magikós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

meigo m (feminine singular meiga, masculine plural meigos, feminine plural meigas)

  1. bewitching, seductive

Noun[edit]

meigo m ‎(plural meigos, feminine meiga, feminine plural meigas)

  1. a wizard, a witch doctor
  2. a person who is believed to have made a pact with the devil.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese meigo, from Latin magicus ‎(magical), from Ancient Greek μαγικός ‎(magikós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

meigo m ‎(feminine singular meiga, masculine plural meigos, feminine plural meigas, comparable)

  1. sweet, lovely
  2. caring, gentle

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Galician meigo, from Old Portuguese meigo, from Latin magicus ‎(magical), from Ancient Greek μαγικός ‎(magikós).

Noun[edit]

meigo m ‎(plural meigos)

  1. (NW Spain) A person who is believed to have made a pact with the devil.