almohada

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish almohada.

Noun[edit]

almoháda

  1. cushion, pillow

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic اَلْمُخَدَّة(al-muḵádda), from Arabic اَلْمِخَدَّة(al-miḵadda). Compare Portuguese almofada.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /almoˈada/, [al.moˈa.ð̞a]
  • (colloquial) IPA(key): /alˈmwada/, [alˈmwa.ð̞a]

Noun[edit]

almohada f (plural almohadas)

  1. pillow (soft cushion used to support the head)
    Synonym: cojín

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Hiligaynon: almoháda
  • Tagalog: almuwada

Further reading[edit]