See also: ussō

Old PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *ussus (bear), from Latin ursus (bear), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ŕ̥tḱos (bear). Cognate with Old Spanish osso (bear).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

usso m

  1. bear (animal)

DescendantsEdit

  • Galician: oso
  • Portuguese: usso

ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese usso, from Vulgar Latin *ussus (bear), from Latin ursus (bear), from Proto-Italic *orssos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ŕ̥tḱos (bear). Compare with cognates Galician oso and Spanish oso.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

usso m (plural ussos)

  1. (archaic) Alternative form of urso

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

usso m (plural ussos)

  1. (archaic) Alternative form of uso

VerbEdit

usso

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of ussar