froita

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Galician[edit]

Froita

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese fruita (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Late Latin fructa, from Latin fructus. Cognate with Portuguese fruta and Spanish fruta.

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Noun[edit]

froita f (plural froitas)

  1. a piece of fruit
  2. (uncountable) fruit
    • 1270, M. Romaní Martinez (ed.), La colección diplomática de Santa María de Oseira (1025-1310):
      dar cada ano I quarteiro de froyta seca, meas castanas et meas nozes
      to give each year a quarter of dry fruit [nuts], half of chestnuts and half of walnuts

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References[edit]

  • froyta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • fruita” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • froyta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • froita” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • froita” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • froita” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.