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AsturianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Uncertain; see gaita for possibilities.

NounEdit

gaita f (plural gaites)

  1. (music) bagpipes

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CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Uncertain; see gaita for possibilities.

NounEdit

gaita f (plural gaites)

  1. (music) bagpipes

GalicianEdit

 
A Galician gaita ("bagpipe")
 
Reproduction of a 13th century gaita

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain; likely from Gothic 𐌲𐌰𐌹𐍄𐍃 (gaits, goat), from Proto-Germanic *gaits.[1] See gaita for other proposals.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gaita f (plural gaitas)

  1. (music) bagpipe.
  2. (figuratively) penis.
    Non me toque'la gaita!
    Don't play the bagpipe for me! / Don't touch my penis! / Stop harassing me!
    • Traditional:
      A muller do gaiteriño
      muller de moita fortuna
      ela toca duas gaitas
      outras non tocan ningunha
      The bagpiper's wife,
      a woman with much fortune,
      she plays two bagpipes,
      others don't play not even one

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. gaita.

PortugueseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Suggested derivations include:

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gaita f (plural gaitas)

  1. (music) bagpipes
  2. harmonica (wind instrument)
  3. (South Brazil) accordion

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain; see gaita for possibilities.

NounEdit

gaita f (plural gaitas)

  1. (music) bagpipes
  2. (colloquial) tripe, nonsense
  3. gullet
  4. (colloquial) gullet (neck)

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