aletria

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aletria

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic [script needed] (alatriyya), from Arabic [script needed] (itriyah) [script needed], from from Hebrew [script needed] (ṭṭĕrītā) [script needed], from Latin attrīta.

Cognate with Spanish aletría.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.lɨ.ˈtɾi.ɐ/
  • Hyphenation: a‧le‧tri‧a

Noun[edit]

aletria f (plural aletrias)

  1. vermicelli
  2. a kind of Christmas dessert