devesa

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

devesa f (plural devesas)

  1. a vast woodland, usually walled or fenced, whose trees are not very densely packed[1]
    • 1948, Revista de Guimarães, volumes 58–60, page 303:
      Iba sempre a cabalo, pois tiña que andar máis de catro légoas por fragas, devesas e caborcos.
      He always rode a horse, for he had to travel over four leagues through isolated forests, sparse woods and gullies.

References[edit]

  1. ^ devesa”. Dicionario da Real Academia Galega.