eruga

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ērūca, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰer(s)-uk-eh₂, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰers- (to bristle). Compare Occitan eruga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eruga f (plural erugues)

  1. caterpillar (a lepidopteran larva)
  2. caterpillar track
  3. caterpillar (a vehicle with caterpillar tracks)

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References[edit]

  • “eruga” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan eruga, eruca, from Latin ērūca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eruga f (plural erugas)

  1. A caterpillar (a lepidopteran larva)