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See also: allo-, allô, allò, and álló

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AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin allium.

NounEdit

allo ?

  1. Garlic

GalicianEdit

 
Allos

EtymologyEdit

From Latin allium. Cognate with Portuguese alho and Spanish ajo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

allo m (plural allos)

  1. garlic (Allium sativum)
    • 1385, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI, Vigo: Galaxia, page 247:
      Outrosí, os rapases do [... escud]eiros e ofiçiaes rouban e furtan quanto achan nas ortas e nas chousas e leuan os allos e uerças e ortariça sen diñeiros
      Also, the servants [...] squires and officials rob and steal everything they find in gardens and enclosed fields, and they take away the garlics and the greens and the vegetables without paying for them
    • 1779, Diego Antonio Cernadas y Castro, Obras en prosa y verso del Cura de Fruime (vol. IV), Madrid: Joachin Ibarra, 191-193, page 191:
      Non fagas Copras mordentes
      que no teu frío gaspallo
      ben conocemos ó Allo
      sin que nos mostres os dentes
      Don't you compose mordant verses
      'cause in your cold gazpacho
      we readily meet the garlic
      even while you don't show the cloves (= even while you don't show your teeth)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

  • prep a + article lo

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

allo

  1. at the, to the (+ a masculine noun in singular)

See alsoEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

allo

  1. Soft mutation of gallo.