See also: boton

AsturianEdit

NounEdit

botón m (plural botones)

  1. button
  2. bud (of a leaf or flower)

Related termsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

13th century. Probably from Old French bouton.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

botón m (plural botóns)

  1. button
    • 1321, Enrique Cal Pardo (ed.), Colección diplomática medieval do arquivo da catedral de Mondoñedo. Santiago: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 119:
      Iten xvi botoes que ten Fernan Peres de Meyra por v mor. Iten outros xvi botoes que ten Juana
      Item, 16 buttons that are kept by Fernán Pérez de Meira, by 5 mor. Item, another 16 buttons that are kept by Xoana
  2. bud (of a leaf or flower)
  3. sucker (of a cephalopod)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from botar, or from Old French bouton. Compare Italian bottone, Portuguese botão.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /boˈton/, [boˈt̪õn]
  • Rhymes: -on

NounEdit

botón m (plural botones)

  1. button (clothing, mechanical)
    darle al botónto press a button
  2. key (on a musical instrument)
  3. bud (newly formed leaf or flower that has not yet unfolded)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Cebuano: butones

Further readingEdit