desierto

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin dēsertus, probably taken as an early semi-learned term (the completely inherited/popular result would have been disierto, which was found in a few old texts)[1].

Adjective[edit]

desierto m (feminine singular desierta, masculine plural desiertos, feminine plural desiertas)

  1. desert
  2. empty (of people)
  3. uninhabited

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Etymology 2[edit]

Semi-learned borrowing from Latin dēsertum.

Noun[edit]

desierto m (plural desiertos)

  1. desert

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