álamo

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain origin. Possibly from Gothic *𐌰𐌻𐌼𐍃 (*alms), or an alteration of Latin alnus (alder).

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Noun[edit]

álamo m (plural álamos)

  1. poplar (any of the trees in the genus Populus)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Gothic *𐌰𐌻𐌼𐍃 (*alms), related to Old Norse almr (elm).

Possibly influenced by Celtiberian: see also Asturian llamera); akin to Irish leamhán (elm), Welsh llwyf (elm).

Noun[edit]

álamo m (plural álamos)

  1. white poplar (tree)
  2. white poplar (wood)

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