ameixa

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (standard) IPA(key): /aˈmejʃa̝/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin prūna damascēna, "Damascene plum".

Noun[edit]

ameixa f (plural ameixas)

  1. plum (fruit)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown. Akin to Portuguese amêijoa and Spanish almeja.

Ameixas

Noun[edit]

ameixa f (plural ameixas)

  1. clam

References[edit]

  • ameixa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • ameixa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • ameixa” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>

Portuguese[edit]

ameixas

Etymology[edit]

From Latin *damascĭna-, by damascēna, from damascenus (of or pertaining to Damascus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ameixa f (plural ameixas)

  1. plum (fruit)

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