feixe

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese feixe, from Latin fascis, from fascio (to bundle), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰasko (bundle, band). Cognate with Portuguese feixe, Spanish haz, Catalan feix, Occitan fais, French faix, Italian fascio and Romanian fascie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfejʃe̝/, /ˈfejʃ/

Noun[edit]

feixe m (plural feixes)

  1. bundle
  2. sheaf
  3. (collective) faggot
  4. winepress beam

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese feixe, from Latin fascis, from fascio (to bundle), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰasko (bundle, band). Cognate with Galician feixe, Spanish haz, Catalan feix, Occitan fais, French faix, Italian fascio and Romanian fascie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈfɐj.ʃɨ/, /ˈfej.ʃɨ/
  • Hyphenation: fei‧xe

Noun[edit]

feixe m (plural feixes)

  1. bundle
  2. sheaf
  3. (collective) faggot (bundle of wood)
  4. portion

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