cruz

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cruz f (plural cruzes)

  1. cross

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Galician[edit]

6th century cross

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese cruz, from Latin crux, crucem (cross), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to turn, to bend).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɾuθ/, (western) /ˈkɾus/

Noun[edit]

cruz f (plural cruces)

  1. cross (geometrical figure)
  2. cross (the symbol of Christianity)
    Synonyms: cruceiro, crucifixo
  3. highest point in the back of an animal or person
  4. cross (device to execute criminals)
  5. (heraldry) cross (heraldic charge)

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References[edit]

  • cruz” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • cruz” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • cruz” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • cruz” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • cruz” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin crux (cross), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to turn, to bend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruz f

  1. cross

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: cruz
  • Portuguese: cruz

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese cruz, from Latin crux, crucem (cross), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to turn, to bend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruz f (plural cruzes)

  1. cross (geometrical figure)
  2. cross (the symbol of Christianity)
  3. cross (device to execute criminals)
  4. (heraldry) cross (heraldic charge)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin crux.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Old Spanish) IPA(key): /kɾud͡z/
  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /ˈkɾuθ/
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /ˈkɾus/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

cruz f (plural cruces)

  1. cross
  2. (heraldry) cross
  3. (figuratively) torture; misery
  4. tails (side of a coin)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Southeastern Tepehuan: kuruus
  • Tagalog: krus

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