laverca

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Galician[edit]

Laverca

Etymology[edit]

From Suevic *lāwerka, or from Gothic *𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍅𐌴𐍂𐌺𐍉 (*laiwērkō), from Proto-Germanic *laiwarikǭ.[1]

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Noun[edit]

laverca f (plural lavercas)

  1. lark (bird)
    Synonyms: calandra, cotovía
  2. busybody (nosy person)
    Synonyms: lercha, lerchán
  3. chickenpox

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

laverca f (plural lavercas)

  1. skylark (Alauda arvensis, a passerine)
    Synonyms: cotovia, calandra, calhandra