trevo

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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *trifŏlum, from Latin trifolium (trefoil, clover), from tria (three) + folium (leaf).

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Noun[edit]

trevo m (plural trevos)

  1. clover
  2. trefoil, shamrock
  3. (heraldry) trefoil
  4. (card games) club (a playing card of the suit clubs, trevos)

Etymology 2[edit]

From a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia *trebăno, perhaps from Proto-Celtic *trebā (house). Compare trobo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trevo m (plural trevos)

  1. (bees) honeycomb
    Synonyms: entena, favo, panal, zarapata
  2. (bees) cell of a honeycomb

References[edit]

  • trevo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • trevo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *trifolum, from Latin trifolium (trefoil, clover), from tria (three) + folium (leaf).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trevo m (plural trevos)

  1. clover (plant in genus Trifolium)
  2. (informal) any trifoliate plant
  3. cloverleaf interchange

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