algarrobo

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Italian[edit]

Prosopis alba.jpg

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish algarrobo, from algarroba, from Andalusian Arabic [script needed] (alẖarrúba), from Arabic الْخَرُّوبَ‎(al-ḵarrūba).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /al.ɡarˈrɔ.bo/, [äl̺ɡär̺ˈr̺ɔːbo]
  • Rhymes: -ɔbo
  • Hyphenation: al‧gar‧rò‧bo

Noun[edit]

algarrobo m (plural algarrobi)

  1. (botany) algarrobo blanco (Prosopis alba)
  2. (uncountable) The wood of this plant.

References[edit]

  • algarrobo in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • algarrobo in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From algarroba.

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alɡaˈrobo/, [alɣaˈroβo]

Noun[edit]

algarrobo m (plural algarrobos)

  1. carob tree

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