See also: Espada

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin spatha (a type of sword), from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē, broad blade).

NounEdit

espada f (plural espades)

  1. sword

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CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: es‧pa‧da

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Spanish espada, from Latin spatha, from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē).

NounEdit

espada

  1. a sword

Etymology 2Edit

After the appearance of its leaves.

NounEdit

espada

  1. the African spear (Sansevieria cylindrica)

Etymology 3Edit

Compare sili espada.

NounEdit

espada

  1. a long, thin, bright green chili closely resembling the cayenne and Basque Fryer peppers

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese espada, from Latin spatha (a type of sword), from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē, broad blade).

NounEdit

espada f (plural espadas)

  1. sword

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OccitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

espada f (plural espadas)

  1. sword
    Synonym: espasa

Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin spatham, accusative of spatha, from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē, blade).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

espada f (plural espadas)

  1. sword
    • between 1140 and 1207, Anonymous (or Per Abbat), Cantar de mío Cid 58:
      Myo çid Ruy diaz el que en buẽ ora çinxo eſpada
      My Cid, Ruy Díaz, who at a good time he girded himself with a sword (common epithet of the Cid)
    • ca. 1250, Alfonso X, Lapidario f. 64r.:
      De natura es fria & humida / Et fazen della mangos pora cuchiello & pora eſpadas
      It is cold and damp in nature, and they make handles for knives and swords out of it
    • ca. 1250, Alfonso X, Lapidario f. 103v.:
      la uertud dela figura de om̃e cauallero ſobre un leon, & que tenga en la mano dieſtra eſpada deſnuda, & en la ſinieſtra cabeça de om̃e
      the virtue of the figure of a knightly man riding a lion, with an unsheathed sword at his right hand and the head of a man at his left hand

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  • Spanish: espada

PortugueseEdit

 
espada

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese espada, through prothesis from Latin spatha (a type of sword), from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē, broad blade), likely from Proto-Indo-European *sph₂-dʰ-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

espada f (plural espadas)

  1. sword
  2. (fencing) épée

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SpanishEdit

 
Una espada ― A sword
 
Una espada ― An epee

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish espada, from Latin spatham, accusative of spatha, from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /esˈpada/, [esˈpa.ð̞a]

NounEdit

espada f (plural espadas)

  1. sword (long-bladed weapon with a hilt)
  2. (usually in the plural) spade (playing card marked with the symbol ♠)
  3. (fencing) épée (fencing sword of a certain modern type)
  4. (heraldry) sword (the weapon used as a heraldic charge)

NounEdit

espada m or f (plural espadas)

  1. (bullfighting) matador (person whose aim is to kill the bull in a bullfight)

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Suits in Spanish · palos (layout · text)
       
corazones diamantes picas tréboles
Spanish suits in Spanish · palos (layout · text)
       
espadas copas oros bastos

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish espada, from Latin spatha, from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: es‧pa‧da
  • IPA(key): /ʔɛsˈpada/, [ʔɛsˈpɐdɐ]

NounEdit

espada

  1. sword
  2. (colloquial) swordplay
    Synonym: espadahan
  3. (card games) spade
  4. swordfish
    Synonyms: dugso, isdang-espada
  5. sword plant
  6. a kind of aquatic plant with fibrous roots
    Synonym: lanting

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