seco

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See also: SECO, séco, secó, and secò

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

seco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of secar

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin siccus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

seco m (feminine singular seca, masculine plural secos, feminine plural secas)

  1. dry (free from or lacking moisture)
    Synonym: enxoito
    Antonym: húmido
  2. harsh
  3. skinny
  4. (of a staple food) alone, unaccompanied
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Noun[edit]

seco m (plural secos)

  1. dry land

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

seco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of secar

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

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

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sēcum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈse.ko/, [ˈs̪eːko]
  • Hyphenation: sé‧co

Preposition[edit]

seco

  1. (archaic, literary) With oneself.
  2. (archaic, literary) Along
    Portalo seco.Bring him along.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sek- (to cut). Cognates include Old Church Slavonic сѣщи (sěšti, to cut, hack, chop off) and Old English saga (English saw).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

secō (present infinitive secāre, perfect active secuī, supine sectum); first conjugation

  1. I cut, cut off.
    • 405 CE, Jerome, Vulgate Exodus.29.17:
      Ipsum autem arietem secabis in frustra: lotaque intestina ejus ac pedes, pones super concissas carnes, et super caput illius.
      And thou shalt cut the ram in pieces, and wash the inwards of him, and his legs, and put them unto his pieces, and unto his head.
  2. I cleave, divide.
  3. (medicine) I operate, amputate, perform surgery.
  4. I castrate.
  5. (by extension) I wound, injure.
  6. (figuratively) I hurt with my words.

Conjugation[edit]

   Conjugation of secō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present secō secās secat secāmus secātis secant
imperfect secābam secābās secābat secābāmus secābātis secābant
future secābō secābis secābit secābimus secābitis secābunt
perfect secuī secuistī secuit secuimus secuistis secuērunt, secuēre
pluperfect secueram secuerās secuerat secuerāmus secuerātis secuerant
future perfect secuerō secueris secuerit secuerimus secueritis secuerint
passive present secor secāris, secāre secātur secāmur secāminī secantur
imperfect secābar secābāris, secābāre secābātur secābāmur secābāminī secābantur
future secābor secāberis, secābere secābitur secābimur secābiminī secābuntur
perfect sectus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect sectus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect sectus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present secem secēs secet secēmus secētis secent
imperfect secārem secārēs secāret secārēmus secārētis secārent
perfect secuerim secuerīs secuerit secuerīmus secuerītis secuerint
pluperfect secuissem secuissēs secuisset secuissēmus secuissētis secuissent
passive present secer secēris, secēre secētur secēmur secēminī secentur
imperfect secārer secārēris, secārēre secārētur secārēmur secārēminī secārentur
perfect sectus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect sectus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present secā secāte
future secātō secātō secātōte secantō
passive present secāre secāminī
future secātor secātor secantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives secāre secuisse sectūrum esse secārī sectum esse sectum īrī
participles secāns sectūrus sectus secandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
secandī secandō secandum secandō sectum sectū

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

seco

  1. third-person singular present of sec

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese seco, from Latin siccus, from Proto-Indo-European *seyk-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈse.ku/
  • Hyphenation: se‧co

Adjective[edit]

seco m (feminine singular seca, masculine plural secos, feminine plural secas, comparable)

  1. Devoid of liquids; dry
    Antonyms: molhado, úmido, viscoso
  2. Desiccated (of fruits and plants that have been desiccated)
    Synonyms: dissecado, ressecado
  3. Withered
    Synonyms: murcho, ressequido
    Antonym: exuberante
  4. (figuratively, of a person) Insensible, apathetic, cold
    Synonyms: apático, frio, indiferente, insensível
    Antonyms: afável, extrovertido, sociável
  5. (of a person) Slender, thin
    Synonyms: esguio, magro
    Antonyms: corpulento, gordo
  6. (of a person) Unpolite, rude
    Synonyms: malcriado, mal-educado, rude
    Antonyms: educado, cortês
  7. (of a place) Arid, desertic
    Synonyms: árido, desértico
    Antonyms: chuvoso, úmido

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin siccus, from Proto-Indo-European *seyk-.

Adjective[edit]

seco (feminine singular seca, masculine plural secos, feminine plural secas) (superlative sequísimo)

  1. dry
    Antonyms: húmedo, mojado
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

seco

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

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