estrella

See also: Estrella and estrellá

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin stēlla.

NounEdit

estrella f (plural estrelles)

  1. star

CatalanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish estrella, from Latin stēlla. Compare estel.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

estrella f (plural estrelles)

  1. star
    Synonym: estel

Further readingEdit


LeoneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

estrella f

  1. star

ReferencesEdit


Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin stēlla, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

estrella f (plural estrellas)

  1. star
    • c. 1200, Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 5v. a.
      Sõnaua q̃ el ſol. e la luna. E .xj. eſtrellas me adorauan.
      I dreamt that the sun, then the moon, then eleven stars worshiped me.
    • Idem, f. 77v. b.
      alli luego guio el eſtrella alos tres reyes magos que uinjeron de orient.
      there the star later guided the Three Wise Men that came from the east.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

estrella f (plural estrellas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of estrela

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /esˈtɾeʝa/, [esˈt̪ɾe.ʝa]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /esˈtɾeʎa/, [esˈt̪ɾe.ʎa]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /esˈtɾeʃa/, [ehˈt̪ɾe.ʃa]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /esˈtɾeʒa/, [ehˈt̪ɾe.ʒa]
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  • Hyphenation: es‧tre‧lla
  • Etymology 1Edit

    From Old Spanish estrella (compare Galician estrela, Portuguese estrela and Catalan estrella), from Latin stēlla, from Proto-Italic *stērolā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

    NounEdit

    estrella f (plural estrellas)

    1. star (celestial body)
      Synonym: astro
    2. star (geometry)
    3. star (most important person in e.g. a film)
    4. (heraldry) mullet, star
    Derived termsEdit

    (diminutive estrellita)

    Related termsEdit
    DescendantsEdit

    Etymology 2Edit

    VerbEdit

    estrella

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