jaula

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French jaiole or gaiole (modern geôle), from Vulgar Latin *caveola, from Latin cavea. Compare gaiola, an inherited doublet, and Spanish jaula.

Noun[edit]

jaula f (plural jaulas)

  1. cage (enclosure)
    Synonym: gaiola

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French gaiole (modern French geôle), from Vulgar Latin *caveola, from Latin cavea. Compare gayola, an inherited doublet.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxaula/, [ˈxau̯la]

Noun[edit]

jaula f (plural jaulas)

  1. cage
  2. crate

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Descendants[edit]

  • Tagalog: hawla
  • Tetelcingo Nahuatl: xöola

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