sucio

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From an older suçio, from Latin succidus, variant of sūcidus (juicy; oily, greasy). Compare Portuguese sujo and Spanish sucio.

Adjective[edit]

sucio m (feminine singular sucia, masculine plural sucios, feminine plural sucias)

  1. dirty, unclean
    Antonym: limpo
  2. impure
    • 1390, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Os Miragres de Santiago. Versión gallega del Códice latino del siglo XII atribuido al papa Calisto I. Madrid: C.S.I.C., page 47:
      os demoes que son spiritus maaos et suçios
      the demons, which are evil and impure spirits
    Antonym: puro

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References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin succidus, variant of sūcidus (juicy; oily, greasy), from sūcus (juice, sap) whence English succinite (Baltic amber).

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Adjective[edit]

sucio (feminine singular sucia, masculine plural sucios, feminine plural sucias)

  1. dirty, filthy
    Antonym: limpio
  2. sinful, tainted
  3. obscene, vulgar
    Háblame sucio, papazote.
    Talk dirty to me, daddy

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