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egual

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

egual

  1. apocopic form of eguale

Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aequālem, accusative of aequālis (equal, like).

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AdjectiveEdit

egual m, f (plural eguales)

  1. equal, same
    • c. 1250: Alfonso X, Lapidario, f. 19v.
      Duras son de quebrantar. ¬ non só eguales en grandez. ca dellas ay grandes & dellas peq́nnas […]
      They are hard to break, and not of equal size, for they can be both big and small […]
    • Idem, f. 72v.
      Et dela humida la que es clara ¬ a color de lech. ¬ es egual en todas sus partidas ¬ a olor de fuego.
      And the damp one, the one that is light and the color of milk, it is the same in all its parts, and smells like fire.

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