See also: cerdà and Cerdà

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin setula, diminutive of Latin sēta, saeta (thick hair). Compare Spanish cerda, Italian setola (bristle).

NounEdit

cerda f (plural cerdas)

  1. bristle (stiff or coarse hair)

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin setula, diminutive of Latin sēta, saeta (thick hair). Compare Italian setola (bristle).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cerda

  1. Feminine singular of adjective cerdo.

NounEdit

cerda f (plural cerdas, masculine cerdo, masculine plural cerdos)

  1. sow (female pig)
  2. bristle (stiff or coarse hair)

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