terrestre

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old English, from Old French and French terrestre.

Adjective[edit]

terrestre (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) terrestrial; earthly
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

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terrestre (masculine and feminine, plural terrestres)

  1. earthly (relating to earth of soil)
  2. earthly (to the Earth)

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Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

terrestre m, f (masculine and feminine plural terrestri)

  1. earthly
  2. terrestrial
  3. land

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Noun[edit]

terrestre m (plural terrestri)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

terrestre

  1. nominative neuter singular of terrestris
  2. accusative neuter singular of terrestris
  3. vocative neuter singular of terrestris

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin terrestris.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): [ teˈres.tɾe ]

Adjective[edit]

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

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