pulga

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea),

Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgues)

  1. flea (parasitic insect)

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea),

Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea

Portuguese[edit]

pulga

Etymology[edit]

From the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea), from Proto-Indo-European *plúsis (flea).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpuw.ɡa/, /ˈpuw.ɡɐ/
  • Hyphenation: pul‧ga

Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea (parasitic insect)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex, pūlĭcis, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *plúsis.

Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea
    The new development was named “Rancho de las Pulgas”.

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