See also: Corrêa and Correa

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin corrigia.

NounEdit

correa f (plural corees)

  1. belt

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese correa, from Latin corrigia. Compare Portuguese correia and Spanish correa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

correa f (plural correas)

  1. leather strap
    • 1390, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Os Miragres de Santiago. Versión gallega del Códice latino del siglo XII atribuido al papa Calisto I. Madrid: C.S.I.C., page 34:
      tã grã fame era dentro na vila, que comiã os coyros et as correas
      there was such big hunger inside the town that they were eating the leathers and straps
    1. leather strap which connects both parts of a flail
  2. leash
    • 1555, Hernán Núñez, Refranes en Romance:
      As veces ruyn gadela roy boa correa
      Sometimes a bad bitch gnaws a good leash
  3. elasticity of a dough
  4. sea thongs (Himanthalia elongate)
    Synonym: correola
  5. sea-laces (Chorda filum)
  6. juvenile specimen of conger

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • correa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • correa” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • correa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • correa” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • correa” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

correa f (plural corree)

  1. female equivalent of correo (accomplice)

AnagramsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin corrigia (shoelace).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /koˈrea/, [ko.ˈre.a]
  • Hyphenation: co‧rre‧a

NounEdit

correa f (plural correas)

  1. belt, band, leash
    Synonym: cinturón

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit