sapo

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See also: Sapo, SÄPO, and sapo-

Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin sāpō, English soap

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsapo/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧po
  • Rhymes: -apo
  • Audio:
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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
    Synonyms: costro, coucou
  2. Ancient amulet against sorcery in the form of a small bag with one esconxuro (incantation, spell) inside.

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Unknown, possibly from Japanese しゃぶしゃぶ (shabushabu); onomatopoeic, resembling the sound emitted when the ingredients are stirred in the pot.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsapo]
  • Hyphenation: sa‧po

Noun[edit]

sapo (first-person possessive sapoku, second-person possessive sapomu, third-person possessive saponya)

  1. hot pot, (pot and meal)

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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

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

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
  • sapo in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • sapo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • 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 cisternasii)

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 [Term?], cognate with Basque apo.

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Noun[edit]

sapo m (plural sapos, feminine sapa, feminine plural sapas)

  1. toad
  2. (Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, colloquial) a very curious person
  3. (Chile, Ecuador, Peru, colloquial) a voyeur
    Synonym: mirón
  4. (Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, colloquial, derogatory) informer
    Synonyms: informante, chivato

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Descendants[edit]

  • San Juan Atzingo Popoloca: cosápo

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