uña

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See also: una, Una, UNA, Úna, unã, üna, un-a, and ꞌúna

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *ungla, from Latin ungula.

Noun[edit]

uña f (plural uñes)

  1. hoof
  2. nail, fingernail, toenail

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Chayuco Mixtec[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mixtec *one.

Numeral[edit]

uña

  1. eight

References[edit]

  • Pensinger, Brenda J. (1974) Diccionario mixteco-español, español-mixteco (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 18)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: El Instituto Lingüístico de Verano en coordinación con la Secretaría de Educación Pública a través de la Dirección General de Educación Extraescolar en el Medio Indígena, page 149

Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese unlla, unna (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin *ungla, from Latin ungula. Cognate with Portuguese unha and Spanish uña.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uña f (plural uñas)

  1. nail, fingernail, toenail
  2. claw, hoof
    Synonym: pezuño
  3. spoor (of an animal)

References[edit]

  • uña” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • uña” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • uña” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • uña” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • uña” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Leonese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

uña f (plural uñas)

  1. nail (finger or toe)

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Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese unha and Spanish uña and Kabuverdianu unha.

Noun[edit]

uña

  1. fingernail
  2. nail

Quechua[edit]

Noun[edit]

uña

  1. baby animal

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *ungla, from Latin ungula, from unguis, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃negʰ-. Compare Portuguese unha.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uña f (plural uñas)

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  1. claw; hoof; stinger
  2. nail, fingernail, toenail

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