See also: làgar

GalicianEdit

 
An old lagar, Toén

EtymologyEdit

Unknown: from Old Galician and Old Portuguese lagar, possibly from a Vulgar Latin *lacālis, from Latin lacus (lake; vat). Compare Portuguese lagar and Spanish lagar.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lagar m (plural lagares)

  1. a vat in which grapes or apples are pressed for the production of wine or cider
  2. building or construction which contains this vat
    • 1273, Miguel Romaní (ed.), La colección diplomática de Santa María de Oseira (1025-1310). 3 vols. Santiago: Tórculo Edicións (1989, 1989, 1993), page 387:
      vendemus et outorgamus uno tallo de herdade, o qual esta marcado per marcos ontre a casa de Pedro Perez et o lagar que esta ante o celeyro de Fernan Ares
      We sell and give a patch of land which is delimited by boundary stones in between the house of Pedro Pérez and the wine press before the granary of Fernán Ares

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

lagar

  1. present of laga

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown. Possibly from lago or from a Vulgar Latin *lacālis, from Latin lacus.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lagar m (plural lagares)

  1. a vat in which olives and grapes are pressed
    • 2001, Bíblia Sagrada, Nova Versão Internacional, Biblica, Hosea 9:2:
      Os produtos da eira e do lagar não alimentarão o povo; o vinho novo lhes faltará.
      The products from the threshing floor and from the pressing vat won’t feed the people; they will lack the new wine.

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

lagar m (plural lagares)

  1. a vat in which olives and grapes are pressed

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

lagar

  1. indefinite plural of lag

VerbEdit

lagar

  1. present tense of laga.

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