AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pectus (chest, breast), from Proto-Indo-European *peg (breast).

NounEdit

peito m (plural peitos)

  1. (anatomy) chest

GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese peito, from Latin pectus (chest, breast), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *peg (breast).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peito m (plural peitos)

  1. (anatomy) thorax
  2. chest, breast (front of the thorax)
  3. breast (of a woman)
  4. (figuratively) boldness
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese peito, from Latin pactum (pact).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peito m (plural peitos)

  1. (dated) tribute
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese peito, from Latin pectus (chest, breast), from Proto-Italic *pektos, from Proto-Indo-European *peg (breast).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peito m (plural peitos)

  1. (anatomy) chest
  2. breast
  3. (Brazil, swimming) breaststroke

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Guinea-Bissau Creole: pitu

TonganEdit

NounEdit

peito

  1. kitchen