gaivota

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese [Term?], from Latin gāvia (seagull) +‎ -ota. Compare Spanish gaviota.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (standard) /ɡajˈβɔta̝/

Noun[edit]

gaivota f (plural gaivotas)

  1. gull, seagull

References[edit]

  • gaivota” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • gaivota” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • gaivota” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.



Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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gaivota (Larus occidentalis)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese [Term?], from Latin gāvia (seagull) +‎ -ota. Compare Spanish gaviota.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gaivota f (plural gaivotas)

  1. seagull (white seabird of the family Laridae)

Related terms[edit]