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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

13th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese vermello, from Vulgar Latin *vermiclus (purple, red), attested as a color in the writtings of Isidore of Seville, from Latin vermiculus (little worm). Compare coccinus (purple).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /beɾˈmeʎo̝/
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NounEdit

vermello m or f (plural vermellos)

  1. red (colour)

AdjectiveEdit

vermello m (feminine singular vermella, masculine plural vermellos, feminine plural vermellas)

  1. red (colour)
    Synonyms: encarnado, roxo, rubio

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Galician · cores (layout · text)
     branco      gris      negro
             vermello; carmín              laranxa; castaño, marrón              amarelo; crema
             verde lima              verde              menta; verde escuro
             ciano; azul verdoso              cerúleo              azul
             violeta; anil              maxenta; púrpura              rosa

ReferencesEdit

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

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *vermiclus, from Latin vermiculus (little worm).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vermello m (plural vermellos, feminine vermella, feminine plural vermellas)

  1. red

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Old Portuguese · coores, colores (layout · text)
     branco      gris      negro, preto
             vermello              castanno              amarelo
                          verde             
                                       azur
                          cardẽo              rosa