galera

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin galea, from Byzantine Greek γαλέα (galéa), from γαλια (galia, type of shellfish), from Ancient Greek γαλεός (galeós, shark).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

galera f (plural galeres)

  1. galley

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

galera

  1. third-person singular simple future of galer

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Archaic variant of galea (galley) used in the nautical sense, from which the primary modern usage derives.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

galera f (plural galere)

  1. (informal) prison, jail, jug
    Synonyms: carcere, prigione, gattabuia
  2. (nautical) galley (long ship propelled primarily by oars)
    Synonym: galea

Descendants[edit]

  • French: galère
  • German: Galeere
  • Polish: galera

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

galēra

  1. nominative plural of galērum
  2. accusative plural of galērum
  3. vocative plural of galērum

References[edit]

  • galera in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • galera in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Italian galera, from galea, from Byzantine Greek γαλέα (galéa), from γαλια (galia), from Ancient Greek γαλεός (galeós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡaˈlɛ.ra/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ga‧le‧ra
  • Rhymes: -ɛra

Noun[edit]

galera f

  1. (nautical) galley (ship propelled primarily by oars)

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Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • galera in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • galera in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

galera

Etymology[edit]

From Catalan galera, from Latin galea, from Byzantine Greek γαλέα (galéa), from γαλια (galia, type of shellfish), from Ancient Greek γαλεός (galeós, shark).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ɡaˈlɛ.ɾɐ/, [ɡaˈlɛ.ɾɐ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ɡɐˈlɛ.ɾɐ/, [ɡɐˈlɛ.ɾɐ]

  • Hyphenation: ga‧le‧ra
  • Rhymes: -ɛɾɐ

Noun[edit]

galera f (plural galeras)

  1. (nautical) galley
  2. (Brazil, informal) folks
    Synonyms: rapaziada, moçada, gurizada, negada

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From galea, from Byzantine Greek γαλέα (galéa), from γαλια (galia, type of shellfish), from Ancient Greek γαλεός (galeós, shark).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡaˈleɾa/, [ɡaˈle.ɾa]

Noun[edit]

galera f (plural galeras)

  1. galley

Further reading[edit]