peixe

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese peixe, peyxe, from Latin piscis, piscem, from Proto-Indo-European *peysḱ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpejʃe̝/, /ˈpejʃ/

Noun[edit]

peixe m (plural peixes)

  1. a fish
  2. (uncountable) fish
    • 1517, María Ángela Comesaña Martínez (ed.), O tombo do Hospital e Ermida de santa María do Camiño de Pontevedra. Pontevedra: Museo de Pontevedra, page 161:
      paga Pedro de Santiago escudeiro en cada huun ano para sempre nove mrs. vellos por huna casa que esta enna Rua de Peyxe frigido
      Pedro de Santiago, squire, pays each year, forever, nine old coins, for a house that is in the Fried Fish Street
  3. trout
  4. (figuratively) a mean person

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References[edit]

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

Old Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

peixe m

  1. Alternative form of peyxe

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese peixe, peyxe, from Latin piscis, piscem, from Proto-Indo-European *peysḱ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peixe m (plural peixes)

  1. fish (cold-blooded vertebrate animal that lives in water)

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