espiga

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

espiga f (plural espigues)

  1. spike (ear of grain)

Old Portuguese[edit]

espigas de triigo

Etymology[edit]

From Latin spīca (spike), from Proto-Indo-European *spheh₁y- (sharp, sharp stick).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

espiga f (plural espigas)

  1. (botany) spike (ear of grain)

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

espigas de trigo

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese espiga, Latin spīca (spike), from Proto-Indo-European *spheh₁y- (sharp, sharp stick). Cognate with Galician espiga, Spanish espiga, Catalan espiga, Occitan espic, French épi, Italian spiga and Romanian spic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

espiga f (plural espigas)

  1. (botany) spike (ear of grain)

Related terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

espiga

Etymology[edit]

From Latin spīca.

Noun[edit]

espiga f (plural espigas)

  1. (botany) spike (ear of grain)