risco

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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unknown. Compare Portuguese risco, Spanish riesgo and English risk.

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Noun[edit]

risco m (plural riscos)

  1. danger, risk
    Synonym: perigo
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Etymology 2[edit]

Attested since the 14th century. Back-formation from riscar, itself probably from Latin resecō (cut).

An Iron Age drawing made with riscos. Castro de Formigueiros, Galicia

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Noun[edit]

risco m (plural riscos)

  1. stroke (a line or drawn with a pen or other writing implement)
    Synonym: trazo
    1. a strikethrough
    Synonym: raia
  2. ridge
    Synonym: soma
  3. crease
    Synonym: dobrez
  4. drawing
  5. tic-tac-toe
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References[edit]

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

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈris.ko/, [ˈr̺is̪ko]
  • Rhymes: -isko
  • Hyphenation: rì‧sco

Noun[edit]

risco m (plural rischi)

  1. Obsolete form of rischio.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

riscō

  1. dative singular of riscus
  2. ablative singular of riscus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Back-formation from riscar.

Noun[edit]

risco m (plural riscos)

  1. line (threadlike mark of writing instrument)
    Synonyms: linha, rabisco, risca, traçado, traço
  2. scratch (shallow cut on a surface)
    Synonyms: risca, sulco
  3. a draft of a blueprint
    Synonym: esboço
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Verb[edit]

risco

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of riscar

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

risco m (plural riscos)

  1. (uncountable) risk (likelihood of a negative outcome)
    Synonym: perigo
  2. a risky situation
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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from riscar.

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Noun[edit]

risco m (plural riscos)

  1. (Latin America) crack
  2. cliff
    Synonyms: acantilado, precipicio
  3. crag

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