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See also: Plaza, plaża, plaža, and płaza

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The Plaza de España.

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish plaza (town-square or central place of gathering), from Latin platea, from Ancient Greek πλατεῖα (plateîa), shortening of πλατεῖα (plateîa) ὁδός (hodós, broad way).

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plaza (plural plazas)

  1. a town’s public square.
  2. An open area used for gathering in a city, often having small trees and sitting benches.

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BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish plaza, from Latin platea, from Ancient Greek πλατεῖα (plateîa), shortening of πλατεῖα ὁδός (plateîa hodós, literally broad way).

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plaza

  1. plaza, town square, public place
  2. market place

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DalmatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin platea, from Ancient Greek πλατεῖα (plateîa), shortening of πλατεῖα (plateîa) ὁδός (hodós, broad way).

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plaza f

  1. street

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  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) plazza

EtymologyEdit

From Latin platēa.

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plaza f (plural plazas)

  1. (Sutsilvan) place, position
  2. (Sutsilvan) job, employment

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Semi-learned term taken from Latin platea, from Ancient Greek πλατεῖα (plateîa), shortening of πλατεῖα (plateîa) ὁδός (hodós, broad way). Compare Portuguese praça.

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plaza f (plural plazas)

  1. plaza, town square
  2. fortified town
  3. (employment) position
  4. (entertainment) bullring
  5. (commerce) mall, shopping center

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