pedra

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See also: peðra

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin petra, from Ancient Greek πέτρα (pétra).

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Noun[edit]

pedra f (plural pedres)

  1. stone

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese pedra, from Latin petra, from Ancient Greek πέτρα (pétra).

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Noun[edit]

pedra f (plural pedras)

  1. stone (as a material)
  2. stone, rock
    Synonyms: roca, rocha
  3. hailstone
    Synonym: pedrazo
  4. (medicine) deposit, calculus, stone
    Synonym: cálculo
  5. (dentistry) tartar
    Synonym: sarrio

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References[edit]

  • pedra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • pedra” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • pedra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • pedra” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • pedra” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese pedra. Cognates with Kabuverdianu pédra.

Noun[edit]

pedra

  1. stone

Leonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

pedra f (plural pedras)

  1. stone

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin petra, from Ancient Greek πέτρα (pétra).

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Noun[edit]

pedra f

  1. rock, stone
    • 13th century, attributed to Alfonso X of Castile, Cantigas de Santa Maria, E codex, cantiga 294 (facsimile):
      Como hũa moller q̇ iogaua os dados en pulla lançou hũa pedra aa omagen de ſ[ant]a mari[a] por q̇ perdera ⁊ parou un angeo de pedra que y eſtava a mão ⁊ reçibiu o colpe.
      How a woman who was playing dice in Apulia threw a stone at the statue of Holy Mary because she had lost, and an angel of stone which was there reached out its hand and received the blow.

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: pedra
  • Portuguese: pedra

Portuguese[edit]

pedras

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pedra, from Latin petra, from Ancient Greek πέτρα (pétra). Cognate with Galician pedra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pedra f (plural pedras)

  1. stone (as a material)
  2. stone, rock
  3. hailstone
  4. (medicine) deposit, calculus, stone
  5. (dentistry) tartar
  6. (slang) crack cocaine

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Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin petra, from Latin πέτρα.

Noun[edit]

pedra ? (please provide plural)

  1. stone