paloma

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Catalan[edit]

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From Old Occitan [Term?], from Vulgar Latin palumba, from Latin palumbus, palumbēs (wood pigeon).

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paloma f (plural palomes)

  1. A parasol mushroom, especially the highly edible Macrolepiota procera
  2. (dialectal) A butterfly.
  3. (dialectal, archaic) A dove or pigeon.

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Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish paloma (dove).

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paloma

  1. dove

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish paloma, from Vulgar Latin palumba, from Latin palumbus, palumbēs (wood pigeon).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paˈloma/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧lo‧ma

Noun[edit]

paloma f (plural palomas, masculine palomo, masculine plural palomos)

  1. dove, pigeon
  2. (Central America, Venezuela) penis

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