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)

References[edit]

  • albacora” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • albacora” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • albacora” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

albacora f (plural albacoras)

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

albacora f (plural albacoras)

  1. swordfish (Xiphias gladius)

Synonyms[edit]