concello

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese concello, from Latin concilium. Compare the borrowed concilio.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [konˈθeʎʊ], (western) [konˈseʎʊ]

NounEdit

concello m (plural concellos)

  1. council
  2. municipality

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • concello” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • concello” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • concello” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • concello” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • concello” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Galician concello. Compare the native Spanish doublet concejo.

NounEdit

concello m (plural concellos)

  1. Small administrative division in Galicia