anchova

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish anchova, anchoa, from Ligurian anciôa, from Vulgar Latin *apiuva, from Latin aphyē (small fry), from Ancient Greek ἀφύη (aphúē).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɐ̃ˈʃo.vɐ/
  • Hyphenation: an‧cho‧va

NounEdit

anchova f (plural anchovas)

  1. anchovy (small saltwater fish)
  2. tailor (fish)

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /anˈt͡ʃoba/, [ãnʲˈt͡ʃo.β̞a]
  • Hyphenation: an‧cho‧va

NounEdit

anchova f (plural anchovas)

  1. Alternative form of anchoa

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