contrada

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vulgar Latin *contrāta. Compare Italian contrada, French contrée.

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Noun[edit]

contrada f (plural contrades)

  1. region, area
    Synonym: comarca

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vulgar Latin *contrāta. Compare French contrée.

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Noun[edit]

contrada f (plural contrade)

  1. street of houses
  2. (in Siena) A division of the city, approximating a parish or ward, for contention of the Palio
  3. (poetic) land

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

contrada f (plural contradas)

  1. division in the city of Siena
  2. (archaic) place
    Synonyms: sitio, lugar

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