See also: aldeã

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish aldea and Portuguese aldeia.

NounEdit

aldea (plural aldeas) (India, historical)

  1. A village.
  2. A villa.

ReferencesEdit

  • 1903, Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell, Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases

AsturianEdit

NounEdit

aldea f (plural aldees)

  1. village

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

aldea

  1. absolutive singular of alde

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic اَلضَّيْعَة(aḍ-ḍayʿa, village). Compare Spanish aldea, Portuguese aldeia.

NounEdit

aldea f (plural aldees)

  1. village, mostly used in medieval chronicles when referring to locations outside Catalonia or of Moorish population.

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

 
An aldea in southern Galicia
 
An aldea in eastern Galicia

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested locally since the 13th century, but uncommon before the 14th. Old Galician and Old Portuguese aldea, aldeia, from Arabic اَلضَّيْعَة(aḍ-ḍayʿa, village). Compare Portuguese aldeia and Spanish aldea.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

aldea f (plural aldeas)

  1. village, hamlet
    Synonyms: barrio, lugar, poubea

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • aldea” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • aldea” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • aldea” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • aldea” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • aldea” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic اَلضَّيْعَة(aḍ-ḍayʿa, village). Compare Portuguese aldeia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /alˈdea/, [al̪ˈd̪e.a]
  • (file)

NounEdit

aldea f (plural aldeas)

  1. village
    Synonym: villa

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit