armada

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See also: Armada and armáda

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  1. Borrowing from Spanish armada (fleet, navy), from Medieval Latin armāta, from the feminine past participle of Latin armāre, from arma. Compare army.
  2. From Ancient Ancient Greek ἅρμα ("arms") and ομάδα ("group") (ομάδα itself coming from Ancient Greek ὁμός meaning joint). Ἄρματα + ομάδα = Αρμάδα meaning "an armed group" or more literally "joint arms" (military arms).

Also see Harmost. Ancient Greek military governor "αρμοστής" from Ancient Greek "ἁρμοστής".

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Noun[edit]

armada (plural armadas)

  1. A fleet of warships, especially with reference to the Spanish Armada.
  2. Any large army or fleet of military vessels.

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Finnish[edit]

(index ar)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ar‧ma‧da

Noun[edit]

armada

  1. armada

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Ladino[edit]

Noun[edit]

armada f (Latin spelling, plural armadas)

  1. army

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From armar +‎ -ada, corresponding to Proto-Romance or Medieval Latin armāta, from the feminine past participle of Latin armāre, from arma (arms).

Noun[edit]

armada f (plural armadas)

  1. (military) armada (fleet of warships)

Adjective[edit]

armada

  1. feminine form of armado

Verb[edit]

armada

  1. feminine singular past participle of armar

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Venetian armada. Compare Italian armata.

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armáda f (genitive armáde, nominative plural armáde)

  1. army

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Romance or Medieval Latin armāta, from the feminine past participle of Latin armāre, from arma (arms).

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Adjective[edit]

armada f

  1. feminine form of armado

Noun[edit]

armada f (plural armadas)

  1. navy
  2. fleet

Verb[edit]

armada

  1. Feminine singular past participle of armar.