zurro

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See also: zurró

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Unknown, but probably from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia;[1] related to Portuguese enxurro and Portuguese enxurrada (flash flood), Portuguese surro (dirt), and Spanish churre (grime). Also related to several current places named Xudres and Zudres, in local Medieval Latin Scudris, Sudris and Xudris.

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Noun[edit]

zurro m (plural zurros)

  1. liquid manure
  2. surface runoff
  3. Sheep wool grease

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡zur.ro/
  • Rhymes: -urro
  • Hyphenation: zùr‧ro

Noun[edit]

zurro m (plural zurri)

  1. (archaic, Tuscany) Alternative form of zurlo

References[edit]

  • zurro in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

zurro m (plural zurros)

  1. bray (the cry of a donkey)

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Verb[edit]

zurro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of zurrar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

zurro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of zurrir.