porro

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

porro m (plural porros)

  1. leek

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin porrum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

porro m (plural porros)

  1. (botany) leek
  2. (slang) a cigarette made with cannabis, joint

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈporːo/, [ˈpo̞rːo̞]
  • Hyphenation: por‧ro

Noun[edit]

porro

  1. Synonym of valkoporro (Ballota nigra)
  2. any plant of the genus Ballota
  3. (in the plural) the genus Ballota

Declension[edit]

Inflection of porro (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative porro porrot
genitive porron porrojen
porroiden
porroitten
partitive porroa porroja
porroita
illative porroon porroihin
singular plural
nominative porro porrot
accusative nom. porro porrot
gen. porron
genitive porron porrojen
porroiden
porroitten
partitive porroa porroja
porroita
inessive porrossa porroissa
elative porrosta porroista
illative porroon porroihin
adessive porrolla porroilla
ablative porrolta porroilta
allative porrolle porroille
essive porrona porroina
translative porroksi porroiksi
instructive porroin
abessive porrotta porroitta
comitative porroineen

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

13th century. From Old Portuguese porro, from Latin porrum (leek).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

porro m (plural porros)

  1. (botany) leek
    Synonym: allo porro
  2. (slang) joint (marijuana cigarette)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin porrum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔr.ro/, [ˈpɔr̺r̺o]
  • Rhymes: -ɔrro
  • Hyphenation: pòr‧ro

Noun[edit]

porro m (plural porri)

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  1. leek
  2. wart
    Synonym: verruca

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Alemannic German: Bor

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πόρρω (pórrhō) (Attic) for πρόσω (prósō), from πρό (pró).

Adverb[edit]

porrō (comparative porrius, superlative porrissimē)

  1. further
  2. onwards

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese porro, from Latin porrum (leek).

Noun[edit]

porro m (plural porros)

  1. leek (Allium ampeloprasum, syn. Allium porrum, a vegetable)
    Synonyms: alho-francês, alho-porro, alho-poró

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin porrum, possibly through Catalan porro. Compare the inherited form puerro.

Noun[edit]

porro m (plural porros)

  1. (botany) leek
    Synonym: puerro

Etymology 2[edit]

From porra.

Adjective[edit]

porro (feminine singular porra, masculine plural porros, feminine plural porras)

  1. (colloquial) stupid

Etymology 3[edit]

Of uncertain origin.

Noun[edit]

porro m (plural porros)

  1. joint, reefer
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]