delgado

See also: Delgado

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese delgado, from Latin dēlicātus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

delgado m (feminine singular delgada, masculine plural delgados, feminine plural delgadas)

  1. thin
    • 1448, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Vigo: Galaxia, page 295:
      viinte e duas maranas de fiado delgado et seys bincos de prata
      twenty two skeins of thin yarn and six silver earrings
  2. slender, slim
    • c1295, R. Lorenzo (ed.), La traducción gallega de la Crónica General y de la Crónica de Castilla. Ourense: I.E.O.P.F., page 123:
      Et guareçeu daquela gordura et tornou a seer delgado como outro ome que delgado [fos]se.
      And he healed of said obesity and came back to be slim as another man who is slim
  3. (dated) fine, delicate

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ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese delgado, from Latin dēlicātus. Compare delicado, a borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

delgado m (feminine singular delgada, masculine plural delgados, feminine plural delgadas, comparable)

  1. thin (having little thickness)
    Synonyms: esguio, fino
    Antonyms: espesso, grosso
  2. slender; slim (having little body fat or flesh)
    Synonyms: esbelto, fino, magro
    Antonyms: gordo, obeso
  3. (of a tube) having a small diameter
  4. (of clouds, fog, mist, etc) sparse (not dense)
    Synonyms: esparso, ralo, tênue
    Antonyms: denso, espesso

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēlicātus. Compare English delicate and the borrowed doublet delicado.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /delˈɡado/, [d̪elˈɣ̞a.ð̞o]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

delgado (feminine delgada, masculine plural delgados, feminine plural delgadas) (superlative delgadísimo)

  1. thin, skinny
    Synonyms: esbelto, flaco
    Antonym: gordo

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