delfín

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See also: delfin, Delfin, and Delphin

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Delphin from Latin delphīnus, from Ancient Greek δελφίς (delphís), from δελφύς (delphús, womb).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

delfín m

  1. dolphin
  2. butterfly stroke

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "delfín" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

delfín m (plural delfíns)

  1. dolphin

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Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

delfín m (genitive singular delfína, nominative plural delfíny, genitive plural delfínov)

  1. dolphin

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Further reading[edit]

  • delfín in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /delˈfin/, [d̪elˈfĩn]

Etymology 1[edit]

delfín

Borrowed from Latin delphīn, delphīnis, variant of delphīnus (compare French dauphin, Italian delfino), from Ancient Greek δελφίν (delphín), a later form of δελφίς (delphís, dolphin), from δελφύς (delphús, womb).

Noun[edit]

delfín m (plural delfines)

  1. dolphin
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Etymology 2[edit]

French dauphin

Noun[edit]

delfín m (plural delfines)

  1. dauphin
  2. successor
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