See also: Mallo and malló

GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin malleus (mallet).

NounEdit

mallo m (plural mallos)

  1. large mallet; sledgehammer
    • 1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Publicacións de Archivum, page 139:
      em casa de Tare estaua aymage de Ulcano, feyta amaneyra de ferreyro, et hũ grande mallo ẽnas [maaos]
      in Tare's house there was an image of Vulcan, made in the manner of a blacksmith, holding a large hammer in his hands

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
a reenactment

From malle (flail), from Latin manualis (manual), influenced by Latin malleus (hammer). Cognate with Portuguese mangual. Alternative forms include manlle, manle, mal.

NounEdit

mallo m (plural mallos)

  1. flail
  2. handle of the flail
    Synonyms: mango, mangueira, moca

ReferencesEdit

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

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mallo m (plural malli)

  1. cupule
  2. (botany) husk, hull, shell

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μαλλός (mallós).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mallō m (genitive mallōnis); third declension

  1. The stem of onions
  2. (pathology) A kind of tumor on the knees of animals

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mallō mallōnēs
Genitive mallōnis mallōnum
Dative mallōnī mallōnibus
Accusative mallōnem mallōnēs
Ablative mallōne mallōnibus
Vocative mallō mallōnēs

ReferencesEdit

  • mallo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mallo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin malleus.

NounEdit

mallo m (plural mallos)

  1. mallet
  2. a kind of game