esquina

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese esquina, from Gothic *𐍃𐌺𐌹𐌽𐌰 (skina); see also Old High German scina.

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Noun[edit]

esquina f (plural esquinas)

  1. angle (corner where two walls intersect)
  2. corner (of a street)
    A casa faz esquina com a rua República
    The house is on the corner of rua República.
    Natal está ao virar da esquina.
    Christmas is around the corner.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Gothic *𐍃𐌺𐌹𐌽𐌰 (skina); see also Old High German scina.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

esquina f (plural esquinas)

  1. an exterior corner

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