plátano

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin platanus, from Ancient Greek πλάτανος (plátanos).

Noun[edit]

plátano m (plural plátanos)

  1. banana, plantain
  2. banana plant

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Portuguese[edit]

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plátano

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin platanus, from Ancient Greek πλάτανος (plátanos).

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Noun[edit]

plátano m (plural plátanos)

  1. plane (any tree of the genus Platanus)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈplatano/, [ˈplat̪ano]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin platanus, from Ancient Greek πλάτανος (plátanos).

Noun[edit]

plátano m (plural plátanos)

  1. (Spain, botany) sycamore, plane (a tree belonging to the genus Platanus)

Etymology 2[edit]

From one of the Cariban languages, probably influenced by the tree name descended from Latin platanus.

Noun[edit]

plátano m (plural plátanos)

  1. (Peru, Chile, Mexico, Spain) banana (fruit)
    Synonyms: banana, guineo, banano, cambur
  2. plantain (the plant and fruit related to banana, not the Plantago genus)
    Synonyms: llantén, plátano macho

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