ballena

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Aragonese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ballena f (plural ballenas)

  1. whale

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Asturian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ballena f (plural ballenes)

  1. whale

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish ballena, from Latin ballaena, variant of bālaena (compare Catalan balena, French baleine, Galician balea, Italian balena, Portuguese baleia, Romanian balenă), from Ancient Greek φάλαινα (phálaina).

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Noun[edit]

ballena f (plural ballenas)

  1. whale
  2. baleen, whalebone

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Descendants[edit]

  • Huave: ballen

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