sombreiro

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Galician[edit]

A Galician traditional straw women's sombreiro ("hat")

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese sombreiro (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), equivalent to sombra (shadow, shade) +‎ -eiro. Compare Spanish sombrero.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sombreiro m (plural sombreiros)

  1. hat
    Synonyms: chapeu, pucha
  2. cap (of a mushroom)

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sombreiro, earlier soombreyro, equivalent to sombra (shadow, shade) +‎ -eiro. Compare Spanish sombrero.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /sõ.ˈbɾɐj.ɾu/, /sõ.ˈbɾej.ɾu/
  • Hyphenation: som‧brei‧ro

Noun[edit]

sombreiro m (plural sombreiros)

  1. sombrero (wide Mexican hat)
  2. a flowering plant species in the genus Clitoria (Clitoria fairchildiana)

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: sambreel