breva

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Galician[edit]

brevas

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin bifera, feminine form of bifer (flowering or fruiting twice each year).

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breva f (plural brevas)

  1. each one of the first figs of the fig tree which fruits twice each year

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably akin to brivido (shiver).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbre.va/
  • Rhymes: -eva
  • Hyphenation: bré‧va

Noun[edit]

breva f (plural breve)

  1. (northern Italy) a wind that blows from the lakes of Como and Lugano towards the mountains

References[edit]

  • breva in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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breva n

  1. definite plural of brev

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

breva n

  1. definite plural of brev

Spanish[edit]

breva

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish bebra, from Latin bifera, feminine form of bifer (flowering or fruiting twice each year).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɾeba/, [ˈbɾe.β̞a]

Noun[edit]

breva f (plural brevas)

  1. black fig, breba (first fruit of the fig tree)
  2. (Spain, colloquial) titty; jug; knocker (breast)

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