toldo

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See also: Toldo and toldó

Old High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

toldo ?

  1. top, crown (of tree/plant)

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: tolde

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

toldo m (plural toldos)

  1. awning (a rooflike cover extended over or before any place)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoldo/, [ˈt̪ol̪.d̪o]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French tialz (area between the stern and mainmast), from Proto-Germanic *teldą; see also Middle Dutch telt, Old High German zelt and Old Norse tjald. Cognate with English tilt (tent fabric and covering).

Noun[edit]

toldo m (plural toldos)

  1. awning
    • 2021 August 26, Eva Saiz, “Los desenterradores de la memoria en la fosa de Pico Reja”, in El País[1]:
      Estudian los cadáveres que yacen entre la arcilla rojiza y los ya dispuestos sobre unas mesas protegidas por toldos.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. lean-to, wigwam (a simple structure made by indigenous people as housing)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

toldo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of toldar

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