mesa

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See also: Mesa and mésá

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First attested 1759, from Spanish mesa (table), from Latin mēnsa.

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Noun[edit]

mesa (plural mesas)

  1. Flat area of land or plateau higher than other land, with one or more clifflike edges
    A few more miles of hot sand and gravel and red stone brought us around a low mesa to the Little Colorado.

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Asturian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mesa f (plural meses)

  1. table

Chamicuro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish mesa.

Noun[edit]

mesa

  1. table

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mēnsa.

Noun[edit]

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table
  2. all items set on a table for a meal
  3. board; directors of an organization

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Romanization[edit]

mēsa

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌴𐍃𐌰

Portuguese[edit]

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mesa

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mesa (table), from Latin mēnsa (table). Cognate with Galician mesa, Spanish mesa, French moise, Italian mensa and Romanian masă.

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Noun[edit]

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table (item of furniture)
    José, põe a mesa, por favor.
    José, please set the table.
  2. meal, food
    Portugal tem boa mesa e bom vinho.
    Portugal has good food and good wine.
  3. (geography) mesa
  4. board (a committee)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mēnsa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table
  2. mesa

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish mesa (table).

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Noun[edit]

mesa

  1. table

Synonyms[edit]

  • la mesa: often used interchangeably with mesa