GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Vulgar Latin *mustidus (wet),[1] from Latin mustum (unfermented wine) and related to muscum (moss); from Proto-Indo-European *mus-, *mews- (damp). Cognate with Portuguese murcho, Spanish mustio, and Old Occitan moste.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

murcho m (feminine singular murcha, masculine plural murchos, feminine plural murchas)

  1. wilted, withered

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1983–1991), “mustio”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈmuʁ.ʃu/, [ˈmuh.ʃu]
    • IPA(key): (São Paulo) /ˈmuɾ.ʃu/, [ˈmuɾ.ʃu]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /ˈmuʁ.ʃu/, [ˈmuχ.ʃu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈmuɾ.ʃu/, [ˈmuɾ.ʃu]

  • Hyphenation: mur‧cho

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

murcho m (feminine singular murcha, masculine plural murchos, feminine plural murchas, comparable)

  1. withered
  2. (figuratively) sad

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

murcho

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of murchar