almeja

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See also: almeją

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French almée. from Arabic عَالِمَة(ʿālima).[1] First attested in the mid 19th c..[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alˈmɛ.ja/
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  • Rhymes: -ɛja
  • Syllabification: al‧me‧ja

Noun[edit]

almeja f

  1. almah (female dancer)
    Hypernym: tancerka

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Witold Doroszewski, editor (1958–1969), “almeja”, in Słownik języka polskiego (in Polish), Warszawa: PWN

Further reading[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

almeja

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

Spanish[edit]

almejas

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Arabic الْمَحَار(al-maḥār). Compare Portuguese amêijoa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alˈmexa/ [alˈme.xa]
  • Rhymes: -exa
  • Hyphenation: al‧me‧ja

Noun[edit]

almeja f (plural almejas)

  1. clam, cockle
  2. (vulgar, slang) cunt

Further reading[edit]