trueno

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɾweno/, [ˈt̪ɾwe.no]
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin tonus (thunderclap; sound, tone), possibly through a Late Latin or Vulgar Latin *tronus, incremented with an -r- due to influence from *tronitus < tonitrus. Alternatively a derivative of tronar. Compare Galician trono, Portuguese trom, Occitan tron, old Italian trono.

Noun[edit]

trueno m (plural truenos)

  1. a clap of thunder
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Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Catalan troana and French troène.

Noun[edit]

trueno m (plural truenos)

  1. (rare) privet
    Synonyms: aligustre, ligustro

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

trueno

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of tronar.

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