pego

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See also: pegó and pêgo

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pego (plural pegos)

  1. (archaic, slang) The penis.
    • 2002, Michel Faber, The Crimson Petal and the White, Canongate Books (2010), page 758:
      Lately, he has come to dread Sugarʼs overtures of love, for his pego has remained flaccid when he would most wish to have use of it.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

pego

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of pegar

Esperanto[edit]

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Bela pego (Melanerpes pulcher)

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

pego (accusative singular pegon, plural pegoj, accusative plural pegojn)

  1. woodpecker

Hyponyms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from a non-Celtic substrate language related to Lusitanian, from Proto-Indo-European *peyḱ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pego m (feminine singular pega, masculine plural pegos, feminine plural pegas)

  1. variegated
    Synonyms: apigarado, multicolor, pégaro, pinto

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Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

pego (plural pegi)

  1. woodpecker

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the verb pegar, from Latin picāre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈpɛ.ɡu/, [ˈpɛ.ɡu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈpɛ.ɡu/, [ˈpɛ.ɣu]

Verb[edit]

pego

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of pegar
    Eu pego isso.
    I grab this.; "I take", "I grab"
  2. (Brazil) masculine singular short past participle of pegar

Etymology 2[edit]

From pega, from Latin pica.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈpe.ɡu/, [ˈpe.ɡu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈpe.ɡu/, [ˈpe.ɣu]

Noun[edit]

pego m (plural pegos)

  1. Eurasian oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Portuguese peego, from Latin pelagus (sea), from Ancient Greek πέλαγος (pélagos). Doublet of pélago.

Noun[edit]

pego m (plural pegos)

  1. the bottom of the sea
  2. the deepest point of a body of water
  3. an underwater cave



Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pego (Cyrillic spelling пего)

  1. vocative singular of pega

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpeɡo/, [ˈpe.ɣ̞o]

Noun[edit]

pego m (plural pegos)

  1. (card games) a trick consisting of taking two cards from the pack instead of one

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

pego

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of pegar.

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