púa

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *pugia, from Latin pungō ‎(I prick, puncture, sting). Cognate with Galician puga, púa and Portuguese pua.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpua/
  • Hyphenation: pú‧a

Noun[edit]

púa f ‎(plural púas)

  1. sharp point, prong, spike
  2. thorn
  3. (music) plectrum

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