abelha

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal, from Vulgar Latin *apicla, from Latin apicula, diminutive of apis (bee).

Noun[edit]

abelha f (plural abelhas)

  1. bee (insect)

Portuguese[edit]

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Abelha (Apis mellifera)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese abella (bee), from Vulgar Latin *apicla, from Latin apicula (small bee), diminutive of apis (bee).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.ˈβe.ʎɐ/, /ɐ.ˈβɐ.ʎɐ/, /ɐ.ˈβɐj.ʎɐ/
  • Hyphenation: a‧be‧lha

Noun[edit]

abelha f (plural abelhas)

  1. bee (insect)