See also: atun

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

atún m (plural atúns)

  1. tuna

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Andalusian Arabic [Term?], from Arabic اَلتُّنّ(at-tunn, tuna), from Latin thunnus, from Ancient Greek θύννος (thúnnos), from θύνω (thúnō, to rush, dart along). Compare Portuguese atum. See also the related Spanish tonina.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈtun/ [aˈt̪ũn]
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  • Rhymes: -un
  • Syllabification: a‧tún

NounEdit

atún m (plural atunes)

  1. tuna (fish)

Derived termsEdit

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