GalicianEdit

 
Río do Corgo, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hispanian Vulgar Latin corrugus, documented by Pliny the Elder; common in local Medieval Latin documents as corrego, from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

corgo m (plural corgos)

  1. ravine; brook
  2. a small dam or pool

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: cor‧go

NounEdit

corgo m (plural corgos)

  1. Alternative form of córrego