Spanish. See flotilla.
flota (plural flotas)
- A fleet, especially a fleet of Spanish ships which formerly sailed every year from Cadiz to Vera Cruz, in Mexico, to transport to Spain the production of Spanish America.
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From Germanic. Cognate with Old Norse flote.
- IPA: /ˈflotɑ/
flota m (nominative plural flotan)
- IPA: /flôta/
- Hyphenation: flo‧ta
flȍta f (Cyrillic spelling фло̏та)
flota f (plural flotas)
flota (infinitive flotar)