novia

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See also: nòvia

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

novia

  1. partitive plural of nova

Anagrams[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *novia < Latin nova. Compare Portuguese noiva. See also novio.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnobja/, [ˈno.β̞ja]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

novia f (plural novias, masculine novio, masculine plural novios)

  1. female equivalent of novio, girlfriend
  2. female equivalent of novio, fiancée
    Synonym: prometida
  3. (wedding) female equivalent of novio, bride

Usage notes[edit]

The noun novio is like most Spanish nouns with a human referent. The masculine forms are used when the referent is known to be male, a group of males, a group of mixed or unknown gender, or an individual of unknown or unspecified gender. The feminine forms are used if the referent is known to be female or a group of females.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Tagalog: nobya