luz

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See also: Luz and luź

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hebrew 'לוז'

Noun[edit]

luz

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  1. A small bone in the human spinal column, believed in Muslim and Jewish traditions to be the indestructible bone from which the body will be rebuilt at the time of resurrection.

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lux.

Noun[edit]

luz f (plural luces)

  1. light

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

luz

  1. rafsi of kluza.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese luz, from Latin lux, from Proto-Indo-European *lewk- (white; light; bright).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

luz f (plural luzes)

  1. light
    • 1915, Alberto Caeiro (Fernando Pessoa), “É noite”:
      É noite. A noite é muito escura. Numa casa a uma grande distancia. Brilha a luz d'uma janella.
      It's night. The night is very dark. In a house a great distance away. The light from a window shines.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lux, lucis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

luz f (plural luces)

  1. light
  2. (anatomy) lumen
  3. (figuratively) brightness, intelligence

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

"luz" in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima segunda edición (Dictionary of the Spanish Language, Twenty-Second Edition), Real Academia Española (Royal Spanish Academy), 2001.