boina

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

boina

  1. Essive plural form of boa.

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish boina, from Basque [Term?].

Noun[edit]

boina f (plural boinas)

  1. beret (type of brimless cap)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Recent loan from Basque [Term?], though Basque's term for such a cap is txapel(a), gapelu. Possibly a Basque pronunciation of Vulgar Latin *abonnis, of Germanic origin, from Frankish *obbunni, from *ob- (above, over) + *bunni, from Proto-Germanic *bi + *bundiją (bundle), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰendʰ- (to tie).

Noun[edit]

boina m (plural boinas)

  1. beret

References[edit]

  • Trask, R. L. (2013): The History of Basque, p. 416