anchoa

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *apiuva, from Latin aphye, from Ancient Greek ἀφύη (aphúē), from a Proto-Indo-European root shared with Sanskrit अभ्व (abhva, monster).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /anˈt͡ʃoa/, [ãnʲˈt͡ʃoa]

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Noun[edit]

anchoa f (plural anchoas)

  1. anchovy (small saltwater fish)

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