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gelo

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

gelo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of gelar

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gelu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡelo/
  • Hyphenation: gel‧o

NounEdit

gelo (accusative singular gelon, plural geloj, accusative plural gelojn)

  1. (weather) frost

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ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛlo/, [ˈd͡ʒɛː.l̺o]
  • Hyphenation: gè‧lo

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Italian gielo, from Latin gelū (frost, chill), from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (cold).

NounEdit

gelo m (plural geli)

  1. intense cold
  2. frost
  3. cold weather
  4. icy water
  5. coldness (lack of enthusiasm etc)
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Etymology 2Edit

Form of the verb gelare (to freeze, chill)

VerbEdit

gelo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gelare

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gelu (frost), from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (cold). Cognate with Ancient Greek γελανδρόν (gelandrón).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active gelō, present infinitive gelāre, perfect active gelāvī, supine gelātum

  1. I freeze, cause to congeal.
  2. I frighten, petrify, cause to become rigid with fright.

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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gelwaz, whence also Old English geolu.

AdjectiveEdit

gelo

  1. yellow

Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gelwaz, whence also Old English geolu.

AdjectiveEdit

gelo

  1. yellow

DeclensionEdit



PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese gelo, borrowed from Latin gelū, from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (cold). Displaced Old Portuguese geo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gelo m (uncountable)

  1. ice (frozen water)

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