pinda

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pinda (plural pindas)

  1. A peanut, the nut-like pod containing the edible seed(s) of a leguminous plant
  2. (botany) The annual herb Arachnis hypogea which produces the above

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinda f

  1. (colloquial) pussy (female genitalia)

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Papiamento pienda, pinda, itself from a Congolese language mpinda; cognate with identical English, Portuguese etc. Sense 3: From rather neutral pindachinees from the 1930s, but later pejoratively applied to people from East Asia in general, including Indonesians who came en masse to the Netherlands in the late 1940s.

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Noun[edit]

pinda m (plural pinda's, diminutive pindaatje n)

  1. A peanut, the nut-like pod containing the edible seed(s) of a leguminous plant
    Pinda's groeien onder de grond
    Peanuts grow underground
  2. (botany) The annual herb Arachnis hypogea, which produces the above
  3. pl The above seeds, gathered to be eaten as a snack or processed into food products
  4. (pejorative) Racial slur denoting people from East Asia, most commonly Chinese and Indonesians.

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Papiamentu[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinda

  1. A peanut

Swahili[edit]

pinda

Verb[edit]

pinda

  1. To bend, shape into a curve


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at bend. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see pinda in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2009