meigo

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese meigo, from Latin magicus ‎(magical), from Ancient Greek μαγικός ‎(magikós).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

meigo m (feminine singular meiga, masculine plural meigos, feminine plural meigas)

  1. bewitching, seductive

NounEdit

meigo m ‎(plural meigos, feminine meiga, feminine plural meigas)

  1. a wizard, a witch doctor
  2. a person who is believed to have made a pact with the devil.

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese meigo, from Latin magicus ‎(magical), from Ancient Greek μαγικός ‎(magikós).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

meigo m ‎(feminine singular meiga, masculine plural meigos, feminine plural meigas, comparable)

  1. sweet, lovely
  2. caring, gentle

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Galician meigo, from Old Portuguese meigo, from Latin magicus ‎(magical), from Ancient Greek μαγικός ‎(magikós).

NounEdit

meigo m ‎(plural meigos)

  1. (NW Spain) A person who is believed to have made a pact with the devil.
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