albero

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish

Noun[edit]

albero (uncountable)

  1. Densely packed crushed rock covering the ground where a bullfight will take place.

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Italian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈalbero]
  • Hyphenation: àl‧be‧ro
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin arbor, arborem[1][2], from Old Latin arbōs, arbōsis, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erHdʰ- (high, to grow). Compare Catalan arbre, French arbre, Occitan arbre, Portuguese árvore, Spanish árbol and Romanian arbore. Doublet of arbore.

Noun[edit]

albero m (plural alberi)

  1. tree (all senses)
  2. (nautical) mast
  3. shaft, spindle
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Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from a Vulgar Latin *albarus, a derivative of Latin albus (white).[3][4]

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Noun[edit]

albero m (plural alberi)

  1. poplar tree
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

albero

  1. first-person singular present indicative of alberare

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Spanish[edit]

Albero.

Etymology[edit]

From Latin albārius (pertaining to the whitening of walls).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alˈbeɾo/
  • Hyphenation: al‧be‧ro

Noun[edit]

albero m (plural alberos)

  1. a type of crushed rock applied over gardens and bullring arenas
    • 2010, Antonio Ramos Espejo, Andaluzas, protagonistas a su pesar, Centro de Estudios Andaluces, page 258:
      Manolete, además, hace un esfuerzo supremo cada vez que pisa el albero de la plaza de Córdoba.
      Furthermore, Manolete undertakes a supreme effort each time he steps on the crushed rock of Cordoba’s bullring.
  2. (bullfighting) an arena