GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese rapaz, probably borrowed from Latin rapāx, rapācem (who robs, plunders).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (standard) /raˈpaθa/, /raˈpasa/

NounEdit

rapaza f (plural rapazas)

  1. girl
    Synonyms: meniña, moza, nena, rapariga

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

rapaza f (plural rapazas, masculine rapaz, masculine plural rapaces)

  1. (dated or humorous) lass; chick (girl)