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See also: Saco and sacó

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese saco (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin saccus, from Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag; sackcloth), from Semitic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

saco m (plural sacos)

  1. bag; sack
    • 1402, A. López Ferreiro (ed.), Galicia Historica, I, 5, page 344:
      It. lyno que se em huun saquo por tascar
      Item, flax that is in a sack, for being scutched

VerbEdit

saco

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of sacar

ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese saco, from Latin saccus, from Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag; sackcloth), from Semitic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

saco m (plural sacos)

  1. bag; sack
    Coloque os pães no saco - Put the breads in the sack
  2. (figuratively, vulgar) balls, nuts (the scrotum)
  3. (mildly vulgar) patience, tolerance (mostly used to state the interlocutor or someone else lacks it)
    Não tenho saco para isso - I don't have patience for that
  4. (mildly vulgar) something very tedious or annoying
    Esta aula está um saco - This class is boring

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

VerbEdit

saco

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of sacar

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish saco, from Latin saccus, from Ancient Greek σάκκος (sákkos, sack, bag; sackcloth), from Semitic.

NounEdit

saco m (plural sacos)

  1. bag
  2. sack
  3. (Latin America) jacket

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Southeastern Tepehuan: saaku

VerbEdit

saco

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of sacar.