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Igrexa (Romanesque church of Saint Peter, Dozón)
 
Saint Martin's church, Noia

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese ygreja, from Latin ecclēsia (church), from Ancient Greek ἐκκλησία (ekklēsía, congregation).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

igrexa f (plural igrexas)

  1. (Christianity) church (building or organization)

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ReferencesEdit

  • igreja” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • igrexa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • igrexa” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.