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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese calvo, from Latin calvus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

calvo m (feminine singular calva, masculine plural calvos, feminine plural calvas)

  1. bald (having no hair)
    Synonym: pelado
  2. bald (having no trees or vegetation)
    Synonym: pelado
  3. backward horned
    Synonym: calvelo

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin calvus, from Proto-Indo-European *klh₂wós, *kalw-, *galw- (naked, bald).

AdjectiveEdit

calvo (feminine singular calva, masculine plural calvi, feminine plural calve)

  1. bald

NounEdit

calvo m (plural calvi, feminine calva)

  1. bald man

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

calvō

  1. dative/ablative masculine singular of calvus
  2. dative/ablative neuter singular of calvus

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin calvus, from Proto-Indo-European *klh₂wós, *kalw-, *galw- (naked, bald).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

calvo m (feminine singular calva, masculine plural calvos, feminine plural calvas, comparable)

  1. bald (having no hair)
    Synonym: careca

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin calvus, from Proto-Indo-European *klh₂wós, *kalw-, *galw- (naked, bald).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkalbo/, [ˈkalβo]

AdjectiveEdit

calvo (feminine singular calva, masculine plural calvos, feminine plural calvas)

  1. bald

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

calvo m (plural calvos)

  1. a bald man

Related termsEdit

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