saco

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See also: Saco and sacó

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese saco (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin saccus, from Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag; sackcloth), from Semitic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

saco m (plural sacos)

  1. bag; sack
    • 1402, A. López Ferreiro (ed.), Galicia Historica, I, 5, page 344:
      It. lyno que se em huun saquo por tascar
      Item, flax that is in a sack, for being scutched

Verb[edit]

saco

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of sacar

References[edit]

  • saco” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • saco” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • saco” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • saco” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • saco” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese saco, from Latin saccus, from Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag; sackcloth), from Semitic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

saco m (plural sacos)

  1. bag; sack
    Coloque os pães no saco - Put the breads in the sack
  2. (figuratively, vulgar) balls, nuts (the scrotum)
  3. (mildly vulgar) patience, tolerance (mostly used to state the interlocutor or someone else lacks it)
    Não tenho saco para isso - I don't have patience for that
  4. (mildly vulgar) something very tedious or annoying
    Esta aula está um saco - This class is boring

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

saco

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of sacar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish saco, from Latin saccus, from Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag; sackcloth), from Semitic.

Noun[edit]

saco m (plural sacos)

  1. bag
  2. sack
  3. (Latin America) jacket

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

saco

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