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AsturianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin spīna.

NounEdit

espina f (plural espines)

  1. spine

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan espina, from Latin spīna.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

espina f (plural espines)

  1. (botany) thorn, spike
  2. (anatomy) spine
    Synonyms: espina dorsal, columna vertebral
  3. fishbone

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OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan espina, from Latin spīna.

NounEdit

espina f (plural espinas)

  1. thorn

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin spīna.

NounEdit

espina f (oblique plural espinas, nominative singular espina, nominative plural espinas)

  1. thorn

DescendantsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish espina, from Latin spīna, from Proto-Italic *speinā, from Proto-Indo-European *spey- (sharp point).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

espina f (plural espinas)

  1. (anatomy) spine, backbone, spinal column
  2. thorn
  3. fishbone

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit