máquina

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See also: maquina, maquiná, and màquina

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin machina (a machine, engine, contrivance, device, stratagem, trick), from Ancient Greek μαχανά (makhaná).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

máquina f (plural máquines)

  1. machine

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin machina (a machine, engine, contrivance, device, stratagem, trick), from Ancient Greek μαχανά (makhaná).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

máquina f (plural máquinas)

  1. machine

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin machina (a machine, engine, contrivance, device, stratagem, trick), from Ancient Greek μαχανά (makhaná), Doric spelling of μηχανή (mēkhanḗ, a machine, engine, contrivance, device), from μῆχος (mêkhos, means), from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂gh- (to be able to, to help; power, sorcerer).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

máquina f (plural máquinas)

  1. machine (mechanical or electrical device)
  2. (figuratively) machine (person or organisation that seemingly acts like a machine, being particularly efficient, single-minded, or unemotional)

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin machina (a machine, engine, contrivance, device, stratagem, trick), from Ancient Greek μαχανά (makhaná).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmakina/
  • Hyphenation: má‧qui‧na

Noun[edit]

máquina f (plural máquinas)

  1. machine

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]