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See also: FICO, ficó, fico-, and -fico

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian, a fig, from Latin ficus. See fig.

NounEdit

fico (plural ficoes)

  1. (archaic) A fig; an insignificant trifle.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)
  2. (archaic) A sign of contempt made with the fingers.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for fico in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

fico

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of ficar

ItalianEdit

 
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Fico (fruit)
 
Fico (tree)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fīcus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fico (feminine singular fica, masculine plural fichi, feminine plural fiche)

  1. (slang) great, cool (admirable)

NounEdit

fico m (plural fichi)

  1. fig (fresh fruit and tree)
  2. (slang) cool guy

Usage notesEdit

Slang term becomes figo in Northern Italy.

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

fīcō

  1. dative singular of fīcus
  2. ablative singular of fīcus

ReferencesEdit

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “fico”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

fico

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of ficar

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

fico

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of ficar.