dortoka

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Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from the feminine of Late Latin Tartarucchus or tartarūchus, a mythological spirit of Greek origin, from Ancient Greek ταρταροῦχος (tartaroûkhos), from Τάρταρος (Tártaros). Cf. also Medieval Latin tortuca.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dortoka/, [d̪o̞r.t̪o̞.ka]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

dortoka anim

  1. turtle

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • dortoka” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • dortoka” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus