francada

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown. Perhaps from Proto-Germanic *frankô (spear) + the collective Galician suffix -ada. Compare forcada (pitchfork), from forca, idem.

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NounEdit

francada f (plural francadas)

  1. a fish spear; a pronged harpoon

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