oveya

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *ovicla, from Latin ovicula, diminutive of ovis (sheep), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éwis. Compare Galician and Catalan ovella, Spanish oveja, Portuguese ovelha, French ouaille.

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Noun[edit]

oveya f (plural oveyes)

  1. ewe, sheep