entrada

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish entrada (entry).

NounEdit

entrada (plural entradas)

  1. (historical) An armed incursion of Spanish conquistadors into American territories.
    • 2005, Robert C Galgano, Feast of Souls, p. 38:
      Each entrada or exploratory venture into regions beyond Aztec and Inca influence went under the assumed sanction of the Christian deity and with the stated purpose of bringing salvation to the ‘heathen’.
    • 2007, John Darwin, After Tamerlane, Penguin 2008, p. 58:
      It was gold seized from Amerindians, or extracted with slave labour, which helped to fund the entradas organized locally after 1508, rather than gold from Spain.

AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

entrada f

  1. feminine past participle of entrar

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

entrada f (plural entrades)

  1. entry (act of entering)
  2. entrance
  3. entry in a list, dictionary etc.

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

entrada f (plural entradas)

  1. entrance

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese entrada, from entrar.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

entrada f (plural entradas)

  1. entrance

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

entrada f (plural entradas)

  1. entrance
  2. entry
  3. (linear algebra) entry
  4. ticket
  5. (computing) computer port
  6. starter (food)

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Last modified on 1 April 2014, at 07:14