xabón

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sāpōnem, accusative singular of sāpō, from Proto-Germanic *saipǭ.

Noun[edit]

xabón f (plural xabones)

  1. soap

Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Under the influence of xabre, from Old Galician (sabon, circa 1409) and Old Portuguese, from Latin sāpōnem, accusative singular of sāpō, from Proto-Germanic *saipǭ. Cognate with Asturian xabón, Portuguese sabão, Spanish jabón.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

xabón m (plural xabóns)

  1. soap

References[edit]

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