falda

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian, from a Germanic language; compare fold.

NounEdit

falda

  1. An white silk vestment worn by the pope, which is a long skirt, worn over the cassock, extending beneath the hem of the alb, reaching to the ground.

AsturianEdit

NounEdit

falda f ‎(plural faldes)

  1. skirt

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From faldur ‎(hem).

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VerbEdit

falda ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative faldaði, supine faldað)

  1. to hem, to lay up

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

falda f ‎(plural falde)

  1. layer, stratum
  2. brim (of a hat)
  3. tails (of a coat)
  4. lower slope (of a mountain)
  5. snowflake

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

See fralda.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: fal‧da

NounEdit

falda f (plural faldas)

  1. foot, lower slope (of a mountain)
  2. border, edge

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SpanishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From a Germanic language. Compare Frankish *falda, Old High German faldan ‎(to fold), English fold.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

falda f ‎(plural faldas)

  1. skirt
  2. (slang) bit of skirt, bird
  3. (butchery) brisket, a cut of meat

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