floresta

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floresta

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese foresta, furesta (forest) (influenced by flor (flower)), from Old French forest (forest) (Modern French forêt), from Late Latin foresta (open wood).

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floresta f (plural florestas)

  1. forest (dense collection of trees)

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Verb[edit]

floresta

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish foresta, furesta (influenced by flor (flower)), from Old French forest (forest) (Modern French forêt), from Late Latin foresta (open wood).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /flo̞ˈɾe̞s.ta/
  • Hyphenation: flo‧res‧ta

Noun[edit]

floresta f (plural florestas)

  1. woodland, greenwood, glad, dell, forest (dense collection of trees)
  2. collection or gathering of pleasant things

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