cueva

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See also: Cueva

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *cova, from covus, alternative form of Latin cavus.

Noun[edit]

cueva f (plural cueves)

  1. cave

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *cova, from covus, alternative form of Latin cavus. Compare Portuguese cova.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkweba/, [ˈkwe.β̞a]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eba

Noun[edit]

cueva f (plural cuevas)

  1. cave
    Synonym: caverna
  2. basement, cellar
    Synonym: sótano

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Tagalog: kuweba

Further reading[edit]