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bodega

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Spanish, from Latin apotheca (storehouse), from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē, storehouse).

NounEdit

bodega (plural bodegas)

  1. A storehouse for maturing wine, a winery.
  2. A store specializing in Hispanic groceries.
  3. (slang, New York) Any convenience store.

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HiligaynonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Spanish bodega, from Latin apothēca, from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē).

NounEdit

bodéga

  1. cellar, storeroom, warehouse

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin apothēca, from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē, storehouse).

NounEdit

bodega f (plural bodegas)

  1. A small, cheap and possibly insalubrious tavern
  2. (Brazil) A small warehouse
  3. Anything considered worthless, useless or somewhat very bad

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin apothēca, from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē, storehouse).

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NounEdit

bodega f (plural bodegas)

  1. cellar
  2. winery
  3. stockroom, storeroom
  4. (US) corner store owned by Hispanics

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