pardal

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See also: pardál and Pardal

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin pardalis, from Ancient Greek πάρδαλις (párdalis), from an unattested Old Iranian word (compare Persian پلنگ (palang), Pashto پړانګ (pṙâng).

Noun[edit]

pardal (plural pardals)

  1. (obsolete) A pard; a panther or leopard.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, I.vi:
      Wyld beasts in yron yokes he would compell; / The spotted Panther, and the tusked Bore, / The Pardale swift, and the Tigre cruell [...].

Catalan[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pardal m (plural pardals)

  1. sparrow

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pardo (brown) +‎ -al.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paɾˈðal/, [paɾˈðal], [paɾˈðaʊ̯]

Noun[edit]

pardal m (plural pardais)

  1. house sparrow
    Synonym: gorrión

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References[edit]

  • pardal” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • pardal” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • pardal” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • pardal” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From pardo (mottled, mulatto) + -al

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Noun[edit]

pardal m (plural pardais, feminine pardoca, feminine plural pardocas, feminine pardaloca, feminine plural pardalocas)

  1. sparrow