esquila

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See also: esquilá

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

esquila

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of esquilar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of esquilar

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

esquila f (plural esquilas)

  1. shrimp (crangon vulgaris)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

esquila f (plural esquilas)

  1. (regional) shear (the act of shearing an animal)

Verb[edit]

esquila

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of esquilar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of esquilar

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

esquila f (plural esquilas)

  1. female equivalent of esquilo

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /esˈkila/, [esˈki.la]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Gothic *𐍃𐌺𐌹𐌻𐌻𐌰 (*skilla).

Noun[edit]

esquila f (plural esquilas)

  1. small clocklike bell
    Coordinate term: cencerro

Etymology 2[edit]

Deverbal of esquilar.

Noun[edit]

esquila f (plural esquilas)

  1. shearing
    Synonym: esquileo

Etymology 3[edit]

Latin squilla

Noun[edit]

esquila f (plural esquilas)

  1. shrimp
    Synonym: camarón
  2. sea onion
    Synonym: cebolla albarrana

Etymology 4[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

esquila

  1. inflection of esquilar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]