costrán

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Obscure. Perhaps a derivative of Latin cōnstringō (I bind) or costa (rib); less likely, from Proto-Celtic *koslos (hazel).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

costrán f (plural costráns)

  1. twisted twig (usually oak or wicker) used for binding bundles
    Synonyms: viorto, corre, torgallo, vincallo

ReferencesEdit

  • costran” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • costrán” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1983–1991) , “cuesta”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN