lifgħa

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic الْأَفْعَى (al-ʾafʿā), from أَفْعَى(ʾafʿā, viper) with fused definite article اَل(al-).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lifgħa f (plural lifgħat)

  1. viper, adder

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ReferencesEdit

  • lifgħa” in F. Vella, Dizionario portatile delle lingue maltese, italiana, inglese, volume 1 (1843).