escarpa

See also: escarpá

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian scarpa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

escarpa f (plural escarpes)

  1. scarp, escarpment

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *skarpô (sharp).[1]

NounEdit

escarpa f (plural escarpas)

  1. splinter, thorn.
  2. tree bark, most notably when old and thick.

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Italian scarpa.[2]

NounEdit

escarpa f (plural escarpas)

  1. escarpment.
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rivas Quintas, Eligio (2015). Dicionario etimolóxico da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Tórculo. →ISBN, s.v. escarpa².
  2. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1983–1991) , “escarpa”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian scarpa.[1]

NounEdit

escarpa f (plural escarpas)

  1. escarpment

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ escarpa” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2021.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian scarpa.

NounEdit

escarpa f (plural escarpas)

  1. escarpment
  2. (Mexico) sidewalk

Further readingEdit