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AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin oricla, from Latin auricula.

NounEdit

orella ?

  1. (anatomy) ear

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Vulgar Latin oricla, from Latin auricula.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

orella f (plural orelles)

  1. (anatomy) ear

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GalicianEdit

 
A commercial sign, Santiago de Compostela
 
Orellas

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

13th century. From Old Portuguese orella, from Vulgar Latin oricla, from Latin auricula.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oˈɾeʎa̝/
  • (file)

NounEdit

orella f (plural orellas)

  1. (anatomy) ear
    • 1370, Ramón Lorenzo (ed.), Crónica troiana. A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 540:
      todo esto me entra per hũa orella et me sal perla outra
      all this comes to me by one ear and out the other
  2. Galician sweet fritters typically consumed during Shrovetide
  3. mouldboard

ReferencesEdit

  • orella” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • orella” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • orella” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • orella” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • orella” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.