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GalicianEdit

 
Castelo, Pambre, Galicia.

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese castelo, from Latin castellum, diminutive of castrum (fort).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kasˈtɛlo̝/, /kæsˈtɛlo̝/

NounEdit

castelo m (plural castelos)

  1. (architecture) castle (fortified stronghold)
  2. (nautical) forecastle; aftcastle
  3. siege tower
  4. (figuratively) Cumulonimbus cloud
  5. (figuratively) part of the yoke that resembles a battlement with merlons

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ReferencesEdit

  • castelo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • castelo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • castelo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • castelo” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • castelo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

PortugueseEdit

 
Os componentes de um castelo.

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese castelo, from Latin castellum, diminutive of castrum (fort).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

castelo m (plural castelos)

  1. castle (fortified stronghold)

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