alfombra

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See also: alfombrá

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic الحنبل(al-ḥánbal), from Arabic حَنْبَل(ḥanbal, ceremonial tapestry).

Noun[edit]

alfombra f (plural alfombras)

  1. rug, carpet

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alˈfombɾa/ [alˈfõm.bɾa]
  • Rhymes: -ombɾa
  • Syllabification: al‧fom‧bra

Etymology 1[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic الحنبل(al-ḥánbal), from Arabic حَنْبَل(ḥanbal, ceremonial tapestry).

Noun[edit]

alfombra f (plural alfombras)

  1. carpet, rug (covering for a floor)
    Coordinate terms: moqueta, tapete, piso
    alfombra rojared carpet
  2. mat
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Cebuano: alpombra
  • English: alfombra
  • Hiligaynon: alpombra
  • Tagalog: alpombra

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

alfombra

  1. inflection of alfombrar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]