triscar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Gothic 𐌸𐍂𐌹𐍃𐌺𐌰𐌽 (þriskan), from Proto-Germanic *þreskaną (to thresh). Compare Spanish triscar, Old French treschier, Italian trescare.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

triscar (first-person singular present trisco, first-person singular preterite trisquei, past participle triscado)

  1. to stomp
  2. to shear
  3. to make a cracking sound
    • 1671, Gabriel Feixoo de Arauxo, Entremés famoso sobre da pesca do río Miño, page 15:
      Boteille catorce dentes fóra coa cachiporra [...] O lombo lle vai triscando
      I put out of him fourteen teeth with the club [...] his back is cracking as he walks away
  4. to strike

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References[edit]

  • trescar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • triscar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • triscar” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • triscar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>



Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Gothic 𐌸𐍂𐌹𐍃𐌺𐌰𐌽 (þriskan), from Proto-Germanic *þreskaną (to thresh). Compare Spanish triscar, Old French treschier, Italian trescare.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

triscar (first-person singular present indicative trisco, past participle triscado)

  1. to touch lightly

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