mesquita

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See also: Mesquita

Catalan[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَسْجِد(masjid), from the verb سَجَدَ(sajada, to bow down), from the root س ج د(s-j-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mesquita f (plural mesquites)

  1. mosque

Galician[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese mesquita, mezquita (mosque), from Arabic مَسْجِد(masjid), from the verb سَجَدَ(sajada, to bow down), from the root س ج د(s-j-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mesˈki.ta/
  • Hyphenation: mes‧qui‧ta

Noun[edit]

mesquita f (plural mesquitas)

  1. mosque (a place of worship for Muslims)

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown

Noun[edit]

mesquita f (plural mesquitas)

  1. butcher's broom (Ruscus aculeatus)
  2. Synonyms: xilbarda, xilbarbeira

References[edit]

  • mesquita” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.

Portuguese[edit]

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mesquita

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mesquita, mezquita (mosque), from Arabic مَسْجِد(masjid), from the verb سَجَدَ(sajada, to bow down), from the root س ج د(s-j-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mesquita f (plural mesquitas)

  1. mosque (a place of worship for Muslims)