sanguento

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese sangoento (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Late Latin sanguinentus, from sanguis (blood); alternatively, sangue +‎ -ento. Cognate with Portuguese sanguento and Spanish sangriento.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [saŋˈɡentʊ], [saŋˈɡɛntʊ]

Adjective[edit]

sanguento m (feminine singular sanguenta, masculine plural sanguentos, feminine plural sanguentas)

  1. bloody
    • 1913, Ramón Cabanillas, No Desterro:
      vencín dragóns xigantes en sanguiñentas loitas
      I defeated giant dragons in bloody fights

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • sangoento” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • sangoent” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • sanguento” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • sanguento” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sanguento, sangoento, from Latin sanguinentus, from sanguis (blood); alternatively, sangue +‎ -ento.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sanguento m (feminine singular sanguenta, masculine plural sanguentos, feminine plural sanguentas, comparable)

  1. bloody (characterised by bloodshed)
    Synonym: sangrento