mosteiro

GalicianEdit

 
Mosteiro de San Xulián de Samos / Monastery of Saint Julian, Samos, Galicia
 
Mosteiro de San Miguel de Eiré / Monastery of Saint Michael, Eiré, Galicia

EtymologyEdit

13th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese mõesteiro (monastery) (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin monistērium from Late Latin monastērium (monastery, monk's cell), from Ancient Greek μοναστήριον (monastḗrion, hermit's cell), from μόνος (mónos, alone).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mosteiro m (plural mosteiros)

  1. monastery

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

  Mosteiros e conventos de Galicia on the Galician Wikipedia.Wikipedia gl

ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

 
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mosteiro

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese mõesteiro (monastery), from Vulgar Latin monistērium from Late Latin monastērium (monastery, monk's cell), from Ancient Greek μοναστήριον (monastḗrion, hermit's cell), from μόνος (mónos, alone). Cognate with Galician mosteiro, English minster and French moutier (Old French moustier). Doublet of monastério.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mosteiro m (plural mosteiros)

  1. monastery (place of residence for monks)
    Synonym: monastério

Related termsEdit