sirte

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σύρτις (Súrtis), the Gulf of Sidra, a shallow gulf on the coast of Libya.

Noun[edit]

sirte f (plural sirti)

  1. A dangerous sandy reef that forms in deep water (on the African coast of the Mediterranean)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σύρτις (Súrtis), the Gulf of Sidra, a shallow gulf on the coast of Libya.

Noun[edit]

sirte m (plural sirtes)

  1. A sandy reef that hinders the floating of ships.
  2. A sandbank, a shoal

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σύρτις (Súrtis), the Gulf of Sidra, a shallow gulf on the coast of Libya.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsir.te/, [ˈsiɾ.te]

Noun[edit]

sirte f (plural sirtes)

  1. A sandy reef that hinders the floating of ships.