pulga

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea).

Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgues)

  1. flea (parasitic insect)

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pulga, from the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea),

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea

Portuguese[edit]

pulga

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pulga, from the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea), from Proto-Indo-European *plúsis (flea).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea (parasitic insect)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish pulga, from the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *plúsis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpulɡa/, [ˈpulɣa]
  • Hyphenation: pul‧ga

Noun[edit]

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea
  2. (colloquial, US) flea market
    Synonyms: mercado de las pulgas, rastrillo, mercadillo

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