pardal

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin pardalis, from Ancient Greek πάρδαλις (párdalis), from an unattested Old Iranisn word (compare Persian پلنگ (palang), Pashto پړانګ (pṙâng).

Noun[edit]

pardal (plural pardals)

  1. (obsolete) A pard; a panther or leopard.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, I.vi:
      Wyld beasts in yron yokes he would compell; / The spotted Panther, and the tusked Bore, / The Pardale swift, and the Tigre cruell [...].

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

pardal m (plural pardais)

  1. house sparrow

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

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Pardal (Passer domesticus)

Etymology[edit]

Pardo +‎ -al.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pardal m (plural pardais, feminine pardoca, feminine plural padorcas, feminine pardaloca, feminine plural pardaloca, feminine perdeja, feminine plural pardejas)

  1. sparrow