roja

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See also: Roja, roją, and röja

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roja f (plural roges)

  1. female equivalent of roig
  2. madder (Rubia tinctorum)
  3. A bark beetle of the genus Hylesinus, the larva of which feed on the wood of the olive tree.

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roja

  1. feminine singular of roig

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roja

  1. genitive singular of roj
  2. nominative dual of roj
  3. accusative dual of roj

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  • (Spanish national football team): The nickname "La Roja" was created by the then manager Luis Aragonés. He said "I would like the national team to have a name, an identity. Just as Brazil is the canarinha or Argentina the albiceleste, I would like Spain to be La Roja"[1]

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roja f sg

  1. feminine singular of rojo

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roja f (plural rojas, masculine rojo, masculine plural rojos)

  1. Red (Communist)
  2. (soccer, preceded by "la") the Chile national football team
  3. (soccer, preceded by "la") the Spain national football team

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