> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "m_iacomi" <m_iacomi@...> wrote:In principle yes, but the Portuguese equivalent "chico" `small`;
>> Summing up, "pl-" can yield Spanish "pl-" or "ll-", but never
>> Spanish "ch-" as in "chico". So *piclu > *plicu [> Sp. *plico
>> :-)] is a series which doesn't lead to an existent word, hence
>> no reason for assuming this series of reconstructed items ever
> Unless you think it might be a loan from Portuguese.