cubeta

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since the 15th century. From cuba (vat) +‎ -eta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cubeta f (plural cubetas)

  1. (nautical) kind of bucket for bailing out water
  2. tub, bucket, pail
  3. cuvette

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cuba +‎ -eta

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kuˈbeta/, [kuˈβ̞e.t̪a]

Noun[edit]

cubeta f (plural cubetas)

  1. (Honduras, Mexico) bucket, pail (container)
  2. cuvette

Descendants[edit]

  • Tagalog: kubeta

Further reading[edit]