See also: amargó

AsturianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

amargo

  1. neuter of amargu

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

amargo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of amargar

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese amaro (bitter) (from Latin amārus), modified by influence from the verb amargar. Compare Portuguese amargo, Spanish amargo.

AdjectiveEdit

amargo m (feminine singular amarga, masculine plural amargos, feminine plural amargas)

  1. bitter

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Further readingEdit


JavaneseEdit

ConjunctionEdit

amargo

  1. Nonstandard spelling of amarga.

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Spanish amargo.

AdjectiveEdit

amargo (Latin spelling, feminine amarga, masculine plural amargos, feminine plural amargas)

  1. bitter

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PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese amaro (bitter) (from Latin amārus), modified by influence from the verb amargar. Compare Galician and Spanish amargo.

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: a‧mar‧go

AdjectiveEdit

amargo (feminine amarga, masculine plural amargos, feminine plural amargas)

  1. referring to an unpleasant taste
    1. bitter, acrid
    2. with little or no sugar
    3. acid, spicy
  2. (figuratively) sad, gloomy, sorrowful
  3. (figuratively) rigid, strict, intolerant
  4. (figuratively) resentful

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • amargo” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈmaɾɡo/, [aˈmaɾ.ɣ̞o]
  • Hyphenation: a‧mar‧go

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Spanish amaro (bitter) (from Latin amārus), modified by influence from the verb amargar.[1]

AdjectiveEdit

amargo (feminine amarga, masculine plural amargos, feminine plural amargas)

  1. bitter, sour (having an acrid taste)
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Sardinian: amargu

NounEdit

amargo m (plural amargos)

  1. bitterness
    Synonym: amargura
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

amargo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of amargar

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Joan Coromines; José A. Pascual (1983–1991), “amargo”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, page 233

Further readingEdit