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See also: vào, vão, and va'o

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vadum (ford), from Proto-Indo-European *wadʰom.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vao m (plural vaos)

  1. ford
  2. (anatomy) flank (flesh between the last rib and the hip)
    Synonyms: illarga
  3. (nautical) space in between two ribs

ReferencesEdit

  • vao” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • vao” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • vao” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



MalagasyEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)baqəʀu, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)baqəʀuh.

AdjectiveEdit

vao

  1. new (recently made or created), novel

Related termsEdit

Focus (Voice)
Agent
(Active)
man-form: manavao
mi-form: --
om-form: --
Patient
(Passive)
vaozina
alternate: havaozina
a-form: --
voa-form: --
tafa-form: --
Goal
(Relative)
an-form: avaozana
i-form: --

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vadum, from Proto-Italic *waðom, from Proto-Indo-European *wadʰom.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vao m (plural vaos)

  1. ford; shallow (part of a river shallow enough to be crossed by foot)

DescendantsEdit