esponja

See also: esponjá

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin spongia, from Ancient Greek σπογγιά (spongiá).

NounEdit

esponja f (plural esponges)

  1. sponge
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

esponja

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of esponjar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of esponjar

PortugueseEdit

 
esponja (Spongilla lacustris)
 
esponja

EtymologyEdit

From Latin spongia, from Ancient Greek σπογγιά (spongiá), a later form of σπόγγος (spóngos) "sponge" (compare Latin fungus).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

esponja f (plural esponjas)

  1. sponge (marine invertebrate with a porous skeleton)
  2. sponge (piece of porous material used for washing)

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Semi-learned descendant of Latin spongia, from Ancient Greek σπογγιά (spongiá)[1], a later form of σπόγγος (spóngos) "sponge" (compare Latin fungus). Probably a doublet of espundia. Cognate with English sponge.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

esponja f (plural esponjas)

  1. sponge (marine invertebrate)
    Synonyms: espongiario, porífero
  2. sponge (piece of porous material for washing)
  3. sponge (porous material of sponges)
  4. sponge, moocher

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VerbEdit

esponja

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of esponjar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of esponjar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of esponjar.

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