pillo

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See also: Pillo and pilló

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pillo m (plural pilli)

  1. tamper (tool)

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pillō f (genitive pillōnis); third declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) chaff

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pillō pillōnēs
Genitive pillōnis pillōnum
Dative pillōnī pillōnibus
Accusative pillōnem pillōnēs
Ablative pillōne pillōnibus
Vocative pillō pillōnēs

Synonyms[edit]

  • (chaff): palea (Classical)

References[edit]

  • pillo in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “pillo”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 797/2

Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pillo

  1. (dialectal form) vocative singular masculine form of pillais
  2. (dialectal form) accusative singular masculine form of pillais
  3. (dialectal form) instrumental singular masculine form of pillais
  4. (dialectal form) genitive plural masculine form of pillais
  5. (dialectal form) vocative singular feminine form of pillais
  6. (dialectal form) accusative singular feminine form of pillais
  7. (dialectal form) instrumental singular feminine form of pillais
  8. (dialectal form) genitive plural feminine form of pillais

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

pillo (feminine singular pilla, masculine plural pillos, feminine plural pillas)

  1. clever
  2. cheeky, impudent
  3. mean, nasty
Synonyms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pillo m (plural pillos)

  1. cheeky or naughty person

Etymology 2[edit]

See pillar (verb).

Verb[edit]

pillo

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