catacumba

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin catacumbae, dissimilation of Latin cata- (among) (from Ancient Greek κατά (katá, under)) + tumbas.

Noun[edit]

catacumba f (plural catacumbas)

  1. catacomb (underground system of tunnels and chambers with recesses for graves)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin catacumbae, dissimilation of Latin cata- (among) (from Ancient Greek κατά (katá, under)) + tumbas.

Noun[edit]

catacumba f (plural catacumbas)

  1. catacomb