esterlino

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese esterlin (sterling) (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Middle English sterling.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

esterlino m (feminine singular esterlina, masculine plural esterlinos, feminine plural esterlinas)

  1. sterling (of, or relating to British currency, or the former British coinage)

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References[edit]

  • esterlin” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • sterl” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • esterlino” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English sterling.

Adjective[edit]

esterlino (feminine singular esterlina, plural esterlinos, comparable)

  1. relating to the pound or the English money

Noun[edit]

esterlino m (plural esterlinos)

  1. legal currency of Great Britain

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Further reading[edit]

  • esterlino” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.