seiva

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin saliva. Doublet of saliva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seiva f (plural seivas)

  1. (dated) saliva
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Tratado de Albeitaria. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 143:
      o que mays forte he de todos estos he o poo do rrosalgar amasado con seiua d'ome
      the strongest of them all is realgar power mixed with human saliva
    Synonyms: cuspe, saliva

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References[edit]

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

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English save.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

seiva (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative seivaði, supine seivað)

  1. (computing, informal) to save

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

seiva f (plural seivas)

  1. sap (circulating fluid of plants)