terrestre

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

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terrestre (masculine and feminine plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial; earthly

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French[edit]

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From Old French terrestre, borrowed from Latin terrestris.

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terrestre (plural terrestres)

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

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

Adjective[edit]

terrestre m or f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin terrestris.

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Adjective[edit]

terrestre (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

Further reading[edit]

  • terrestre in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

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terrestre

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular of terrestris

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French terrestre.

Adjective[edit]

terrestre

  1. Terrestrial; earthly.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for terrestre in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

Adjective[edit]

terrestre m (oblique and nominative feminine singular terrestre)

  1. terrestrial; earthly

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: terrestre
  • French: terrestre

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

Adjective[edit]

terrestre m or f (plural terrestres, comparable)

  1. terrestrial (of, relating to, or inhabiting the Earth)
    Synonyms: terráqueo, térreo
  2. terrestrial (living in dry land)

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Noun[edit]

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. Terrestrial; Earthling; Terran (inhabitant of Earth)
    Synonym: terráqueo

Further reading[edit]

  • terrestre” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teˈrestɾe/, [t̪eˈrest̪ɾe]

Adjective[edit]

terrestre (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

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