vexilo

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Galician[edit]

Partes dunha pluma:
1. vexilo (vane)
2. raque
3. barbas
4. hiporraque
5. cálamo

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vexillum (flag, banner).

Noun[edit]

vexilo m (plural vexilos)

  1. (ornithology) vane (of a feather)

Related terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

vexilo m (plural vexilos)

  1. (Ancient Rome) vexillum (banner carried by a legion)
  2. vexillum (a flag, banner or standard)
  3. (botany) vexillum (the upper petal of a papilionaceous flower)
  4. (ornithology) vane (flattened web-like part of a feather)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vexilo m (plural vexilos)

  1. (ornithology) vane (of a feather)