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See also: arcò, arĉo, arco-, and Arco

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian, from arco (bow)

AdverbEdit

arco (not comparable)

  1. (music) A note in string instrument musical notation indicating that the bow is to be used in the usual way, usually following a passage that is played pizzicato.

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GalicianEdit

 
Arcos, Santa Mariña Dozo, Cambados, Galicia

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese arco, from Latin arcus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɾko̝/
  • (file)

NounEdit

arco m (plural arcos)

  1. bow (weapon)
  2. (geometry) arc
  3. (architecture) arch
  4. hoop (of a barrel)
  5. each one of the circles of a water wheel
  6. Moon's halo

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ReferencesEdit

  • arco” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • arco” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • arco” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • arco” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin arcus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erkʷo- (bow, arrow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

arco m (plural archi)

  1. bow (weapon)
    tirare con l'arcoto pull back a bow
  2. (music) bow (used to play string instruments)
    suonare con arcoto play (music) with bow
  3. (geometry) arc
  4. (architecture) arch

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese arco, arquo (arch, bow), from Latin arcus (bow), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erkʷo- (bow, arrow)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

arco m (plural arcos)

  1. (geometry) arc
  2. arc, curve
    Synonym: curva
  3. (architecture) arch
  4. bow (weapon)
    Synonym: arco-e-flecha
  5. bow (rod used to play stringed instruments)
  6. (dentistry) archwire (orthodontic wire conforming to the alveolar or dental arch)
  7. (ophthalmology) arcus (white band of cholesterol that forms at the edge of the cornea)

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weapon
  • (rod used to play stringed instruments): violino
  • VerbEdit

    arco

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

    SpanishEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Latin arcus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erkʷo- (bow, arrow).

    NounEdit

    arco m (plural arcos)

    1. bow (weapon)
      tirar con arcoto shoot with a bow
    2. (music) bow (used to play string instruments)
    3. (geometry) arc
    4. (architecture) arch
    5. (sports, Latin America) goal (structure)

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