lisonja

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish lisonja, of Occitan or Old French origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: li‧son‧ja

Noun[edit]

lisonja f (plural lisonjas)

  1. flattery

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

lisonja

  1. third-person singular present indicative of lisonjar
  2. second-person singular imperative of lisonjar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Occitan lauzenja or Old French losenge.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lisonja f ‎(plural lisonjas)

  1. flattering comment

Descendants[edit]