Old OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier espada, from Latin spatha, from Ancient Greek σπάθη (spáthē, any broad blade, of wood or metal).

NounEdit

espaza f (oblique plural espazas, nominative singular espaza, nominative plural espazas)

  1. sword

DescendantsEdit

  • Occitan: espasa
  • Catalan: espasa

ReferencesEdit

  • von Wartburg, Walther (1928-2002) , “espaza”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German)