ortiga

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Galician[edit]

Ortiga or estruga
Ortiga or estruga

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since the 15th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese, from Latin urtīca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ortiga f (plural ortigas)

  1. nettle
    Synonym: estruga
  2. Marbled electric ray (Torpedo marmorata)
    Synonyms: raia estruga, raia ortiga, trémaro

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ortiga” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • ortiga” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • ortiga” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • ortiga” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

ortiga f (plural ortigas)

  1. Alternative form of urtiga

Verb[edit]

ortiga

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of ortigar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of ortigar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish ortiga, from Latin urtīca.

Noun[edit]

ortiga f (plural ortigas)

  1. nettle (plant)