golpella

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese golpella, from Old Portuguese *vulpicla, from Latin vulpēcula (fox kit), diminutive of vulpēs (fox).

Noun[edit]

golpella f (plural golpellas)

  1. (archaic) red fox

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References[edit]

  • golpella” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • golpella” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • golpella” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *vulpicla, from Latin vulpēcula (fox kit), diminutive of vulpēs (fox), from earlier volpēs, from Proto-Italic *wolpi, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wl(o)p- ~ *h₂ulp- ((red) fox).

Noun[edit]

golpella f (masculine golpello)

  1. red fox

Descendants[edit]