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GalicianEdit

 
Lombo do Roncín ridge, Galicia

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese lombo (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin lumbus (loin), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *lendhw- (kidney, waist).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lombo m (plural lombos)

  1. (anathomy) back (the rear of body)
    • 1671, Gabriel Feixoo de Arauxo, Entremés famoso sobre da pesca do río Miño, page 15:
      Boteille catorce dentes fóra coa cachiporra [...] O lombo lle vai triscando
      I put out of him fourteen teeth with the club [...] his back is cracking as he walks away
    Synonym: costa
  2. loin (meat)
  3. hill, hillock
  4. ridge
  5. sandbank
  6. high speed bump
    Synonym: lombiño

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lumbus, possibly through Osco-Umbrian (as the expected Latin form would be *lundus), from Proto-Italic *lonðwos, from Proto-Indo-European *lendʰwos, from the root *lendʰ- (to enter, penetrate, expand). Cognate with Old English lynd (fat, grease), Old English lendenu (loins). More at lend.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlom.bo/, [ˈl̺ombo]
  • Stress: lómbo
  • Hyphenation: lom‧bo

NounEdit

lombo m (plural lombi)

  1. (anatomy) loin
  2. (by extension, in the plural) hips
  3. loin (meat cut)

Derived termsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese lombo, from Latin lumbus (loin), from Proto-Germanic *landwīn, *landwiō (waist, loins), from Proto-Indo-European *lendhw- (kidney, waist).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lombo m (plural lombos)

  1. back (the rear of body)
  2. loin (meat)

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Indonesian lombok

NounEdit

lombo

  1. chile
    Yupela i save brukim kawawar na lombo na olgeta kain kumu long 10-pela hap na givim wanpela long God.
    You tithe ginger and chili [Greek mint and Syrian rue] and all kinds of herbs. Luke 11:42