See also: Porco

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese porco, from Latin porcus, from Proto-Italic *porkos, from Proto-Indo-European *pórḱos (young swine, young pig).

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NounEdit

porco m (plural porcos)

  1. pig
    Synonym: cocho
  2. (figuratively) an untidy person

AdjectiveEdit

porco m (feminine singular porca, masculine plural porcos, feminine plural porcas)

  1. untidy, unclean, dirty
  2. filthy

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • porco” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • porco” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • porco” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • porco” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

porco (plural porcos)

  1. pig, pork

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin porcus, from Proto-Italic *porkos, from Proto-Indo-European *pórḱos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

porco m (plural porci)

  1. pig, pork
    Synonyms: maiale, suino

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AdjectiveEdit

porco (feminine porca, masculine plural porchi, feminine plural porche)

  1. terrible, dirty, bad (used as a curse or swearword)

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

porcō

  1. dative/ablative singular of porcus

PortugueseEdit

 
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porco

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese porco, from Latin porcus, from Proto-Italic *porkos, from Proto-Indo-European *pórḱos (young swine, young pig).

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: por‧co

NounEdit

porco m (plural porcos, feminine porca, feminine plural porcas, metaphonic)

  1. pig (the domesticated farm animal Sus scrofa)
  2. pork; swineflesh
  3. (derogatory) pig (dirty or slovenly person)
    Synonym: porcalhão

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AdjectiveEdit

porco (feminine porca, masculine plural porcos, feminine plural porcas, metaphonic)

  1. (of a person) filthy; slovenly; unkempt
    Synonym: emporcalhado
  2. (of an object) coarse (of inferior quality)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Kabuverdianu: porku
  • Papiamentu: porko
  • Guaraní: poryko
  • Kaingang: porko