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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin sēcūrus. Compare Occitan segur, Spanish seguro, French sure.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

segur (feminine segura, masculine plural segurs, feminine plural segures)

  1. safe
  2. secure
  3. sure, certain

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese segur (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin secūris.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

segur m (plural segures)

  1. (now literary) axe
    • 1390, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Os Miragres de Santiago. Versión gallega del Códice latino del siglo XII atribuido al papa Calisto I. Madrid: C.S.I.C., page 136:
      que nõ ficou deles nĩhũu senõ pouquos que nõ fosen hũus chagados et os outros degolados, et outros [con] grãdes feridas de lanças et cortos cõ segures, et outros chagados cõ seetas et cõ dardos
      and there were but few left that were not injured, others having their throat slit, others with large spear wounds and cut with axes, and others wounded with arrows and darts

ReferencesEdit

  • segur” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • segur” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • segur” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin sēcūrus.

AdjectiveEdit

segur m (feminine singular segura, masculine plural segurs, feminine plural seguras)

  1. safe; secure
  2. sure, certain

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin secūris.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /seˈɡuɾ/, [seˈɣuɾ]

NounEdit

segur m (plural segures)

  1. a small axe similar to or also fulfilling the function of an adze, a scythe, a fascis, or even a spokeshave

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DescendantsEdit

  • Andalusian Arabic: شُقُور(šuqūṛ, axe)
  • Moroccan Arabic: شَاقُور(šāqūṛ, šāqōṛ, adze of a carpenter; hatchet)
    • Central Atlas Tamazight: šaquṛ (axe); pl. šwaqw
      • Central Atlas Tamazight: tašaquṛt (small axe, hatchet); pl. tašaquṛin
  • Algerian Arabic: شَاقُور(šāqūṛ, šāqōṛ, adze of a carpenter; hatchet)
      • Algerian Arabic: شَاقُورَة(šāqūṛa, šāqōṛa, small axe, hatchet)
  • Tunisian Arabic: شَقُور ,شَاقُور(šāqūr, šaqūr, adze of a carpenter; hatchet)
  • Egyptian Arabic: شَقُورَة(šaʾūṛa, adze for agricultural purposes)

Further readingEdit

  • “Orígenes del segur”, in Armas y armaduras en España[1], 2012-02-27

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin sēcūrus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

segur

  1. idle