papallona

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Feminine version of papalló, from Latin pāpiliō.

Noun[edit]

papallona f (plural papallones)

  1. butterfly

Usage notes[edit]

The older masculine form papalló is still used in conservative dialects, but this form is the most commonly used word for butterfly in Catalan.

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