See also: östra and ostrą

CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese ostra, from Latin ostrea.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ostra f (plural ostres)

  1. oyster

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ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish ostra.

NounEdit

ostra

  1. oyster

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested since the 13th century. From Old Galician / Old Portuguese, from Latin ostrea, from Ancient Greek ὄστρεον (óstreon).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ostra f (plural ostras)

  1. oyster
    • 1417, A. Rodríguez González (ed.), Libro do Concello de Santiago (1416-1422). Santiago de Compostela: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 75:
      Iten as ostras eschousas a seis dineiros cada libra. Iten das ostras cascudas quatro a o dineiro.
      Item, open oysters, six diñeiros each pound. Item, oysters with shell, four each diñeiro

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

LatinEdit

NounEdit

ostra

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of ostrum

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

ostra f (definite singular ostra, indefinite plural ostrer or ostror, definite plural ostrene or ostrone)

  1. definite singular of ostre (non-standard since 2012)
  2. (pre-2012) alternative form of ostre

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ostra

  1. feminine nominative/vocative singular of ostry

PortugueseEdit

 
ostra

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ostrea, from Ancient Greek ὄστρεον (óstreon).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ostra f (plural ostras)

  1. oyster (mollusk)

HypernymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: ostra
  • Spanish: ostra

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Portuguese ostra, inherited from Latin ostrea.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈostɾa/, [ˈos.t̪ɾa]
  • (file)

NounEdit

ostra f (plural ostras)

  1. oyster

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit