cimbro

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See also: cimbró

Galician[edit]

Cimbro ("juniper tree")

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from an earlier form *jibro < *jiebro, from Vulgar Latin *iiniperus, *jiniperus, cf. also *jeniperus, *jinepirus, Late Latin zyniperum, from Latin jūniperus, iūniperus. Cognate with Portuguese zimbro and Spanish enebro.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cimbro m (plural cimbros)

  1. juniper

Etymology 2[edit]

Perhaps from Old French cindre (wooden support frame for the construction of an arch).[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cimbro m (plural cimbros)

  1. mountaintop
    Synonyms: cima, cume

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cimbro (feminine singular cimbra, masculine plural cimbri, feminine plural cimbre)

  1. Cimbrian

Noun[edit]

cimbro m (plural cimbri)

  1. Cimbrian (person, language (masculine only)

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

cimbro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of cimbrar.