salgado

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese salgado, from Vulgar Latin *salicare (to salt), from Latin sāl (salt), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂l-.

Adjective[edit]

salgado m (feminine singular salgada, masculine plural salgados, feminine plural salgadas)

  1. salty
  2. salted

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese salgado, from Vulgar Latin *salicare (to salt), from Latin sāl (salt), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂l-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

salgado m (feminine singular salgada, masculine plural salgados, feminine plural salgadas, comparable)

  1. salty
    1. tasting of salt
    2. salted (containing salt)
    3. preserved or treated with salt
      Synonym: ensalmourado
    4. (figuratively, of language) coarse, provocative, earthy
      Synonym: malicioso
  2. (slang) very expensive
    Synonym: caríssimo
    Antonym: barato
    preço salgado
    high price

Noun[edit]

salgado m (plural salgados)

  1. chips
    Synonym: salgadinho
  2. any snack that is not sweet

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

salgado (feminine singular salgada, masculine plural salgados, feminine plural salgadas)

  1. masculine singular past participle of salgar