espasa

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan (compare Occitan espasa), from Latin spatha (sword) (compare Spanish espada, French épée), from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē).

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Noun[edit]

espasa f (plural espases)

  1. sword
  2. epee
  3. (card games, in the plural) swords; a suit in the Spanish deck of cards
  4. (card games) a card of this suit

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