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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested from the 15th century. From tasco (flax bast).

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tascar (first-person singular present tasco, first-person singular preterite tasquei, past participle tascado)

  1. to scutch (to remove the bast from flax)
    • 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
    Synonym: espadelar
  2. to rub the legs when walking

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MirandeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tascar

  1. to remove the bast from a flax plant

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ReferencesEdit

  • “tascar” in Amadeu Ferreira, José Pedro Cardona Ferreira, Dicionário Mirandês-Português, 1st edition, 2004.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tascar (first-person singular present indicative tasco, past participle tascado)

  1. to scutch (to remove the bast from a flax plant)
  2. (informal) to nibble

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

tascar

  1. to scutch
  2. to crunch

ConjugationEdit

  • c becomes qu before e.