península

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See also: peninsula and peninsulă

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin paenīnsula (peninsula), from paene (almost), and īnsula (island).

Noun[edit]

península f (plural penínsules)

  1. (geography) peninsula (a piece of land projecting into water)

Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin paenīnsula (peninsula), from paene (almost), and īnsula (island).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

península f (plural penínsules)

  1. peninsula

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt
península

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin paenīnsula (peninsula), from paene (almost), and īnsula (island).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /peˈnĩ.su.lɐ/, [peˈnĩ.su.lɐ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /pɨˈnĩ.su.lɐ/, [pɨˈnĩ.su.lɐ]

  • Hyphenation: pe‧nín‧su‧la

Noun[edit]

península f (plural penínsulas)

  1. (geography) peninsula (a piece of land projecting into water)
    Synonyms: cabo, promontório
    Meronym: istmo

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin paenīnsula (peninsula), from paene (almost), and īnsula (island).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /peˈninsula/, [peˈnĩn.su.la]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

península f (plural penínsulas)

  1. peninsula

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

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