FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to bati; from a derivative of Latin battuō, battuere, cf. Vulgar Latin *bataclum < *bat(t)uaculum. Compare French batail, Catalan batall, Italian battaglio. See also batecul.

NounEdit

batel m (plural batei)

  1. clapper (on a bell)

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit


GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese batel (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), borrowed from Old French batel, from Old English bat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

batel m (plural bateis)

  1. tender; rowboat
    • 1433, A. Rodríguez González & J. Armas Castro (eds.), Minutario notarial de Pontevedra (1433-1435). Santiago de Compostela: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 32:
      batel para entrar et seyr et para dar carga et tomar carga en porto estando, tenpo non perdendo
      [a] boat for entering and exiting and for taking and delivering the cargo whilst at the harbour, not losing time
    Synonyms: chalupa, esquife
  2. boat for crossing rivers
    Synonym: barca

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from Old French batail. Doublet of badalo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

batel m (plural bateis)

  1. clapper (on a bell)
    Synonym: badalo

ReferencesEdit

  • batel” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • batel” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • batel” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • batel” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • batel” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

batel

  1. Alternative form of batayle

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French batel (boat)

NounEdit

batel m (plural bateaulx)

  1. boat (watercraft)

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old English bat, suffixed with -el.

NounEdit

batel m (oblique plural bateaus or bateax or batiaus or batiax or batels, nominative singular bateaus or bateax or batiaus or batiax or batels, nominative plural batel)

  1. boat (watercraft)

SynonymsEdit

  • nef (more common)

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese batel, from Old French batel (boat) (Modern French bateau).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

batel m (plural batéis)

  1. (nautical) (small) boat

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French batel (boat)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baˈtel/, [baˈt̪el]

NounEdit

batel m (plural bateles)

  1. rowboat for four rowers and a cox