sapo

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Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin sāpō, English soap

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsapo/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧po

Noun[edit]

sapo (accusative singular sapon, plural sapoj, accusative plural sapojn)

  1. soap

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Galician[edit]

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sapo m (plural sapos)

  1. toad

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *saipǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *seyb-, *seyp- (to pour out, trickle, strain). Cognate with Old English sāpe (soap, salve), Old English sāp (amber, resin, pomade, unguent), Latin sēbum (tallow, grease). More at soap.

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Noun[edit]

sāpō m (genitive sāpōnis); third declension

  1. soap

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sāpō sāpōnēs
genitive sāpōnis sāpōnum
dative sāpōnī sāpōnibus
accusative sāpōnem sāpōnēs
ablative sāpōne sāpōnibus
vocative sāpō sāpōnēs

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References[edit]

  • sapo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “sapo”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • sapo” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • sapo in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sapo in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

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sapo (Alytes cysternasii)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sapo, of unknown origin. Possibly from Iberian.

Cognate with Galician sapo, Mirandese sapo, Asturian sapu, Spanish sapo, Aragonese zapo and Basque apo.

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Noun[edit]

sapo m (plural sapos)

  1. toad (amphibian in Anura with drier skin)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown, possibly from Iberian, cognate with Basque apo.

Noun[edit]

sapo m (plural sapos)

  1. toad
  2. (Chile, Ecuador, Peru, colloquial, pejorative) voyeur, peeper
  3. (Chile, Ecuador, Peru, colloquial, pejorative) informer

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