sago
noun (plural sagos) Etymology: Malay sagu sago palm Date: circa 1580 a dry granulated or powdered starch prepared from the pith of a sago palm and used in foods and as textile stiffening

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  • Sago — is a starch extracted from the pith inside stems of the sago palm Metroxylon sagu . Sago forms a major staple food for the lowland peoples of New Guinea and the Moluccas where it is called sagu and traditionally is cooked and eaten in the form of …   Wikipedia

  • Sago — Sa go (s[=a] g[ o]), n. [Malay. s[=a]gu.] A dry granulated starch imported from the East Indies, much used for making puddings and as an article of diet for the sick; also, as starch, for stiffening textile fabrics. It is prepared from the stems… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sago — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El sago era una vestidura militar que los romanos tomaron de los griegos o de los galos. El sago es una especie de manto cuadrado que no pasaba de las rodillas y se ponía encima de los demás vestidos ajustándose por… …   Wikipedia Español

  • sago — SAGÓ s.n. Produs alimentar în formă de praf sau de grăuncioare albe sau roşietice, preparat din fecula sagotierului şi care se consumă fiert în supă sau în lapte. – Din fr. sagou. Trimis de LauraGellner, 17.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  ságo s. n.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Sago — Sm (Stärke aus dem Mark der Sagopalme) per. Wortschatz fach. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. sago, dieses aus mal. sāgū Mark . Die Sache wurde von Marco Polo im 13. Jh. nach Venedig gebracht.    Ebenso nndl. sago, ne. sago, nfrz. sagou,… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • sago — [sā′gō] n. pl. sagos [Malay sagu, flour from the pith of the sago palm] 1. an edible starch, also used in sizing textiles, prepared from the pith of the trunk of certain palms, from the underground stems of certain cycads, as the coontie, or from …   English World dictionary

  • sago — ► NOUN 1) edible starch obtained from a palm, dried and processed to produce a flour or granules. 2) (also sago pudding) a sweet dish made from sago and milk. ORIGIN Malay …   English terms dictionary

  • Sago — (Grana sago), Nahrungsmittel aus dem Marke mehrer ostindischen Palmenarten (Cycas circinalis, revoluta, Sagus Rumphii u. bes. Sagus farinifera), von denen mancher Stamm mehre hundert Pfund Mark enthält. Er wird durch Kneten mit Wasser, öfteres… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • sago — (del lat. «sagum»; ant.) m. Sayo. * * * sago. (Del lat. sagum). m. desus. sayo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • sago — sȃgo m DEFINICIJA 1. bot. malajska palma (Metroxylon rumphii) iz stabljičine srži dobiva se škrob koji je važan dio prehrane lokalnog stanovništva 2. kuglasta zrna škroba dobivena iz srčike sago palmi; palmina riža ETIMOLOGIJA port. ← mal. sagu …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Sago — (Sagu, in der Papuasprache soviel wie Brot), ein Stärkemehlpräparat, das besonders in Indien und auf dem Archipel aus den Stämmen von zwei Palmen, Metroxylon laeve und M. Rumphii (s. Tafel »Nahrungspflanzen I«, Fig. 6, mit Text), auch aus M.… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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