nenúfar

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See also: nenufar and nénufar

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /neˈnu.faʁ/, [neˈnu.fah]
    • IPA(key): (São Paulo) /neˈnu.faɾ/, [neˈnu.faɾ]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /neˈnu.faʁ/, [neˈnu.faχ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /nɨˈnu.fɐɾ/, [nɨˈnu.fɐɾ]

  • Hyphenation: ne‧nú‧far

Noun[edit]

nenúfar m (plural nenúfares)

  1. nenuphar; water lily
    Synonym: ninfeia

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin nenuphar, from Arabic نِلُوفَر(nilūfar), نِينُوفَر(nīnūfar), from Middle Persian nylw(k)pl (nīlōpal, lotus, water-lily), from Sanskrit नीलोत्पल (nīlotpala).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈnufaɾ/, [neˈnu.faɾ]
  • Hyphenation: ne‧nú‧far

Noun[edit]

nenúfar m (plural nenúfares)

  1. water lily, white waterlily
    Synonym: ninfea

Further reading[edit]