almendra

See also: almendrá

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *amendla, *amandula, from Latin amygdala, from Ancient Greek ἀμυγδάλη (amugdálē), of Pre-Greek origin.

NounEdit

almendra f (plural almendres)

  1. almond

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ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish almendra.

NounEdit

almendra

  1. almond

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish almendra (compare Spanish almendra), from Vulgar Latin, from Latin amygdala, from Ancient Greek ἀμυγδάλη (amugdálē).

NounEdit

almendra f (Latin spelling, plural almendras)

  1. almond

MirandeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *amendla, *amandula, from Latin amygdala, from Ancient Greek ἀμυγδάλη (amugdálē), of Pre-Greek origin.

NounEdit

almendra f (plural almendras)

  1. almond

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Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin, from Latin amygdala, from Ancient Greek ἀμυγδάλη (amugdálē).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

almendra f (plural almendras)

  1. almond
    • c. 1200, Almerich, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 23r.
      [] E fizieró aſi fijos de iſrł eotro dia floreçio el blago de aaron ¬ leuo almédras.
      [] And so they did the children of Israel. And on the next day the staff of Aaron blossomed and bore almonds.

DescendantsEdit

  • Ladino: almendra
  • Spanish: almendra

SpanishEdit

 
Almendras

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish almendra (compare Ladino almendra), from Vulgar Latin *amendla, *amandula, from Latin amygdala, from Ancient Greek ἀμυγδάλη (amugdálē), of Pre-Greek origin. Doublet of amígdala.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /alˈmendɾa/ [alˈmẽn̪.d̪ɾa]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -endɾa
  • Hyphenation: al‧men‧dra

NounEdit

almendra f (plural almendras)

  1. almond (type of tree nut)
  2. kernel (central (usually edible) part of a nut)
  3. (colloquial, Spain) a human head, especially a big one; a melon
    Ahora que lo pienso, es verdad que tiene buena almendra.
    Now that I think about it, he does have a huge melon.

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DescendantsEdit

VerbEdit

almendra

  1. inflection of almendrar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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