lentilha

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Portuguese[edit]

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lentilha

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese (compare Galician lentella), from Vulgar Latin *lenticla (compare Spanish lenteja, Catalan llentilla), from syncopation of Latin lenticula (lentil), diminutive of lēns (lentil bean). Compare lentícula, a borrowed doublet; cf. also lenticela.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /lẽ.ˈt͡ʃi.ʎa/, /lẽ.ˈt͡ʃi.ʎɐ/

Noun[edit]

lentilha f (plural lentilhas)

  1. lentil (plant Lens culinaris)
  2. lentil bean

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