madeja

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mataxa. Cognate to Portuguese madeixa, Italian matassa, Romanian mătase.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maˈdexa/, [maˈðexa]

Noun[edit]

madeja f (plural madejas)

  1. skein, hank, ball of yarn

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