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saco m. (Noun) "sack"
13th cent. From Latin saccus 'id.,' borrowed from Ancient Greek σάκκος ‎(sákkos) 'id.' Borrowed from a Semitic source, probably Phoenician. Compare Ancient Hebrew śaq "cloth," "bag;" Ancient Egyptian saq "bag."
Indo-European
Romance
Western Vuglar Latin Portuguese saco, French sac, Italian sacco, Aromanian sac, Romanian sac, Sardinian sacu
Basque
Basque zaku "sack," borrowed from Latin saccus
Afro-Asiatic
Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian saq "bag," Coptic soq 'id.'
Semitic
Ancient Hebrew śaq "cloth," "bag"