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See also: Gallo, gallò, Gallo-, and gallo-

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Vulgar Latin *galleus, from Latin galla (oak-apple).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gallo m (plural gallos)

  1. fork; bifurcation
  2. prong
  3. forked branch
  4. (tools) fork

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • gallo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • gallo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • gallo” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • gallo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. gajo.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gallus (rooster).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gallo m (plural galli, feminine gallina)

  1. rooster, cock

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AdjectiveEdit

gallo (feminine singular galla, masculine plural galli, feminine plural galle)

  1. Gallic

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VerbEdit

gallo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gallare

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

NounEdit

gallō

  1. dative singular of gallus
  2. ablative singular of gallus

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

gallo m (plural gallos, feminine gallinha, feminine plural gallinhas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of galo

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish, from Latin gallus (rooster).

NounEdit

gallo m (plural gallos, feminine gallina, feminine plural gallinas)

  1. rooster, cock (male domestic chicken)

gallo m (plural gallos)

  1. megrim (genus Lepidorhombus, a kind of fish)
  2. John Dory (edible marine fish; Zeus faber or Zeus ocellata)
  3. common poppy (Papaver rhoeas)
  4. corn tortilla sandwich, usually filled with meat and/or beans, and other ingredients
  5. (boxing) bantamweight (weight class ranging from 112 to 118 pounds)
  6. voice crack (sudden, unintentional change in register, especially during puberty or while singing)
  7. (Mexico) serenade (love song sung directly to one's love interest)

gallo m (plural gallos, feminine galla, feminine plural gallas)

  1. (Chile, colloquial) guy, dude

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WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gallo

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive of gallu

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gallo allo ngallo unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.