estrela

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

estrela f (plural estreles)

  1. (Valencia) Alternative form of estrella (star)

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese estrela, strela (star), from Latin stēlla (star), from Proto-Italic *stērolā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr (star).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [es̺ˈtɾelɐ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

estrela f (plural estrelas)

  1. star (a luminous celestial body)

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Old Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin stēlla, from Proto-Italic *stērolā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr. Cognate with Old Spanish estrella, Old Occitan stella and Old French estoile.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

estrela f

  1. star

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese estrela, strela (star), from Latin stēlla (star), from Proto-Italic *stērolā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr (star).

Cognate with Galician estrela, Spanish estrella, Catalan estrella, Occitan estela, French étoile, Italian stella and Romanian stea. Doublet of Estela.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɨʃ.ˈtɾelɐ/, /iʃ.ˈtɾelɐ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /is.ˈtɾe.lɐ/, [ɪs̻.ˈt̪ɾe.l̪ə]
  • Hyphenation: es‧tre‧la

Noun[edit]

estrela f (plural estrelas)

  1. star
    1. (astronomy) luminous celestial body
    2. (geometry) concave polygon with regular, pointy protrusions and indentations, generally with five or six points
    3. celebrity (famous person)

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