umbral

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

umbral (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to an umbra.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish umbral (doorstep, threshold), from earlier lumbral, from Latin limināris.

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Noun[edit]

umbral m (plural umbrais)

  1. threshold (area in front of a door)
    Synonyms: limiar, soleira
  2. jamb (upright post that frames a door or window)
    Synonyms: ombreira

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

umbral m (plural umbrales)

  1. doorstep; threshold; stoop