laverca

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Suevic *lāwerka, or from Gothic *𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍅𐌴𐍂𐌺𐍉 (*laiwerko), from Proto-Germanic *laiwarikǭ.

Pronciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laverca f (plural lavercas)

  1. lark (bird)
  2. busybody (nosy person)

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References[edit]

  • laverca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • laverca” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • laverca” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Suevic *lāwerka, or from Gothic *𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍅𐌴𐍂𐌺𐍉 (*laiwerko), from Proto-Germanic *laiwarikǭ.

Noun[edit]

laverca f (plural lavercas)

  1. skylark (Alauda arvensis, a passerine)

Synonyms[edit]