padriño

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See also: padrino

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese padrỹo (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin *patrīnus, from Latin pater (father), from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr (father).

Compare Portuguese padrinho, Spanish padrino, Catalan padrí, Occitan pairin, French parrain and Italian padrino.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

padriño m (plural padriños, feminine madrinha, feminine plural madrinhas)

  1. godfather (a male godparent)

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References[edit]

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