See also: Morea, mórea, and möreä

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a substrate language. Cognate with Portuguese moreia (debris), Spanish morena (morraine) and French moraine.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

morea m (plural moreas)

  1. heap of straw
    Synonym: meda
  2. stone heap
    Synonym: milladoiro
  3. heap
    Synonym: montón
  4. (figuratively) a large quantity
    Synonyms: chea, manchea

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • morea” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • morea” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • morea” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • morea” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.