canícula

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See also: canicula, Canicula, and caniculă

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin canicula.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

canícula f (plural canículas)

  1. dog days (the days between early July and early September when Sirius rises and sets with the Sun)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin canicula. Doublet of canijo (and the feminine canija).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈnikula/ [kaˈni.ku.la]
  • Rhymes: -ikula
  • Syllabification: ca‧ní‧cu‧la

Noun[edit]

canícula f (plural canículas)

  1. dog days (the days between early July and early September when Sirius rises and sets with the Sun)

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