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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish azulejo.

NounEdit

azulejo (plural azulejos)

  1. A painted tin-glazed ceramic tile of a kind found in Spain and Portugal, often arranged to form geometric patterns.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish azulejo.

NounEdit

azulejo m (plural azulejos)

  1. a blue tile (used on walls)

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PortugueseEdit

 
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azulejos

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish azulejo, from Arabic اَلزُّلَيْج(az-zulayj, polished stone), formed as a diminutive of زُلُج(zuluj, smooth rocks)

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.zu.ˈlɐ(j).ʒu/, /ɐ.zu.ˈlɛ.ʒu/, /ɐ.zu.ˈle.ʒu/
  • Hyphenation: a‧zu‧le‧jo

NounEdit

azulejo m (plural azulejos)

  1. tile
Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • azulejo” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From azul.

AdjectiveEdit

azulejo (feminine singular azuleja, masculine plural azulejos, feminine plural azulejas)

  1. blue colored
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Andalusian Arabic [script needed] (azzuláyj(a)), from Arabic اَلزُّلَيْج(az-zulayj, polished stone), formed as a diminutive of زُلُج(zuluj, smooth rocks)

NounEdit

azulejo m (plural azulejos)

  1. tile (of a wall or floor)
    Synonym: baldosa
  2. indigo bunting, Passerina cyanea
  3. cornflower, Centaurea cyanus
    Synonym: aciano
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: azulejo
  • French: azulejo
  • Portuguese: azulejo

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

azulejo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of azulejar.

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