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sargento

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French sergent, from Middle French sergent, from Old French sergeant, sergent, serjant, sergient or sergant (sergeant, servant), from Medieval Latin serviēns, servientem (a servant, a vassal, a soldier or an apparitor), from Latin serviēns (serving), present participle of serviō, servīre (to serve or to be a slave to), from servus (a slave, a serf or a servant), perhaps from Etruscan; compare Etruscan proper names Servi or Serve[1]; from Proto-Italic *serwo, from Proto-Indo-European *serwoh₂.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sargento m f (plural sargentos)

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pt

  1. sergeant

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ serve” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish sargente, from Middle French sergent, from Old French sergeant, sergent, serjant, sergient or sergant (sergeant, servant), from Medieval Latin serviēns, servientem (a servant, a vassal, a soldier or an apparitor), from Latin serviēns (serving), present participle of serviō, servīre (to serve or to be a slave to), from servus (a slave, a serf or a servant), perhaps from Etruscan; compare Etruscan proper names Servi or Serve[1]; from Proto-Italic *serwo, from Proto-Indo-European *serwoh₂.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sargento m, f (plural sargentos)

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia es

  1. sergeant

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ serve” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).