salgado

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese salgado, from Vulgar Latin *salicare (to salt), from Latin sāl (salt), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂l-.

AdjectiveEdit

salgado m (feminine salgada, masculine plural salgados, feminine plural salgadas)

  1. salty
  2. salted

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese salgado, from Vulgar Latin *salicare (to salt), from Latin sāl (salt), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂l-.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

salgado m (feminine salgada plural salgados feminine plural salgadas; comparable)

  1. salty (tasting of salt)
  2. salted; salty (containing salt)
  3. preserved or treated with salt
  4. (figuratively, of language) salty (coarse, provocative, earthy)
  5. (slang) very expensive

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NounEdit

salgado m (plural salgados)

  1. chips
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VerbEdit

salgado

  1. Masculine singular past participle of salgar
Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 00:29