albacora

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic, from classical Arabic اَلْبَكُورَة(al-bakūra, the young camels).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

albacora f (plural albacoras)

  1. albacore (Thunnus alalunga, a large marine fish)

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Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish albacora (swordfish), from Arabic اَلْبَكُورَة‎(al-bakūra, the young camels).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /al.baˈkɔ.ra/, [äl̺bäˈkɔːr̺ä]
  • Rhymes: -ɔra
  • Hyphenation: al‧ba‧cò‧ra

Noun[edit]

albacora f (plural albacore)

  1. Synonym of alalonga

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

albacora f (plural albacoras)

  1. albacore (Thunnus alalunga, a large marine fish)

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic [script needed] (albakúra), from classical Arabic اَلْبَكُورَة(al-bakūra, the young camels)

Noun[edit]

albacora f (plural albacoras)

  1. swordfish (Xiphias gladius)
    Synonym: pez espada

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