queixo

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

queixo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of queixar-se

Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Galician homemade queixos ("cheeses")

From Old Portuguese queijo, from Latin cāseus (cheese), from Proto-Indo-European *kwat- (to ferment, become sour). Compare Portuguese queijo, Spanish queso.

Noun[edit]

queixo m (plural queixos)

  1. cheese
    • 1286, Miguel Romaní Martínez (ed.), La colección diplomática de Santa María de Oseira (1025-1310). 3 vols. Santiago: Tórculo Edicións (1989, 1989, 1993), page 1131:
      huna escaa de manteyga et dous queygios
      a bowl of butter and two cheeses
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Galician-Portuguese queixo, from Vulgar Latin *capseum, from Latin capsa (box); compare with Portuguese queixo, Spanish quijada.

Noun[edit]

queixo m (plural queixos)

  1. chin
    • 1370, Ramón Lorenzo (ed.), Crónica troiana. A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 275:
      Et auj́a o nariz alto por mesura et a boca ben feyta et dentes ben postos et brãcos et o queixo quadrado et o colo longo et as espádoas anchas et os peytos moyto enformados.
      He had a high and measured nose and his mouth was well formed; the teeth, well disposed, were white; and the chin was square and the neck long, his back was broad, and his breast well developed
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References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese queixo, from Vulgar Latin capseum, from Latin capsa (box).

Queixo

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

queixo m (plural queixos)

  1. chin (bottom of the face)

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