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Carrizos
 
Carrizo
 
Carrizo

EtymologyEdit

13th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *cariceus, from Latin carex. Cognate with Portuguese carriço, Spanish carrizo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kaˈriθo̝/, (western) /kaˈriso̝/

NounEdit

carrizo m (plural carrizos)

  1. common reed (Phragmites australis)
  2. Eurasian wren (Troglodytes troglodytes)
  3. European hornet (Vespa crabro)

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ReferencesEdit

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

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *cariceus, from Latin carex.

NounEdit

carrizo m (plural carrizos)

  1. reed
  2. (Colombia, Venezuela, Panama) drinking straw
  3. (euphemistic) penis

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