queimada

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Galician, past participle of queimar (to burn).

Noun[edit]

queimada (countable and uncountable, plural queimadas)

  1. A traditional drink from Galicia, Spain, made from aguardiente, herbs, lemon peel, coffee beans and cinnamon. It is set alight before drinking.

Galician[edit]

Pot for the elaboration of the queimada
Queimada

Etymology[edit]

From queimar (to burn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

queimada f (plural queimadas)

  1. A local traditional drink made from augardente, cane sugar, herbs, lemon peel, coffee beans and optionally other spices. It is set alight before drinking, so reducing its alcohol content and adding nuances to the flavor.
  2. burning

Adjective[edit]

queimada m, f (plural queimadas)

  1. burnt
  2. burned out

Verb[edit]

queimada f sg

  1. feminine singular past participle of queimar

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: quei‧ma‧da

Adjective[edit]

queimada f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective queimado.

Noun[edit]

queimada f (plural queimadas)

  1. (Brazil) forest fire
    Synonym: incêndio florestal
  2. dodgeball

Verb[edit]

queimada

  1. feminine singular past participle of queimar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Galician, past participle of queimar (to burn). Doublet of quemada.

Noun[edit]

queimada f (plural queimadas)

  1. queimada