GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Already attested in the 12th century in Latin documents (Pumar dus Frades, 1174, Cartulary of Caaveiro). From Old Galician and Old Portuguese frade (friar), from Latin frater (brother), from Proto-Italic *frātēr (brother), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr (brother). Doublet of freire.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

frade m (plural frades)

  1. friar
    Synonyms: freire, monxe

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

 
frade

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese frade (friar), from Latin frater (brother), from Proto-Italic *frātēr (brother), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr (brother).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

frade m (plural frades)

  1. friar
  2. angelfish (a marine fish of the family Pomacanthidae)

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SardinianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin frāter, from Proto-Italic *frātēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

frade m (plural frades) (Limba Sarda Comuna)

  1. brother

See alsoEdit