diáfano

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin diaphanus, from Ancient Greek διαφανής (diaphanḗs, transparent), from διά (diá, through) + φαίνω (phaínō, I show, reveal).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdjafano/, [ˈd̪jafano]

Adjective[edit]

diáfano (feminine singular diáfana, masculine plural diáfanos, feminine plural diáfanas)

  1. pellucid, transparent, diaphanous
  2. clear, bright (said of the weather)
  3. bright, well-lit

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