esposa

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See also: esposá

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin spōnsa.

Noun[edit]

esposa f (plural esposes)

  1. wife (married woman)
  2. handcuff

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan esposa, from Latin spōnsa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

esposa f (plural esposes)

  1. Wife; feminine equivalent of espòs

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Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese esposa and Spanish esposa.

Noun[edit]

esposa

  1. wife

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese esposa, from Latin spōnsa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

esposa f (plural esposas)

  1. feminine equivalent of esposo, wife

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:esposa.

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin spōnsa.

Noun[edit]

esposa f (plural esposas, masculine esposo, masculine plural esposos)

  1. wife
    Synonyms: mujer, señora
  2. (usually in the plural) handcuff
    Synonym: marrocas (Peru)
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

esposa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of esposar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of esposar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of esposar.

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