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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea).

NounEdit

pulga f (plural pulgues)

  1. flea (parasitic insect)

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pulga, from the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea),

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea

PortugueseEdit

 
pulga

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pulga, from the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex (flea), from Proto-Indo-European *plúsis (flea).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea (parasitic insect)

SynonymsEdit

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish pulga, from the hypothetical Vulgar Latin word *pulīca, from Latin pūlex, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *plúsis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpulɡa/, [ˈpulɣa]
  • Hyphenation: pul‧ga

NounEdit

pulga f (plural pulgas)

  1. flea
  2. (colloquial, US) flea market
    Synonyms: mercado de las pulgas, rastrillo, mercadillo

Derived termsEdit