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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English, a borrowing from Old French terrestre.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Terrestrial; earthly.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (masculine and feminine plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial; earthly

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French terrestre, a borrowing from Latin terrestris.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. earthly (relating to earth of soil)
  2. earthly (to the Earth)

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (masculine and feminine plural terrestri)

  1. earthly
  2. terrestrial
  3. land

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

terrestre m (plural terrestri)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

LatinEdit

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m (oblique and nominative feminine singular terrestre)

  1. terrestrial; earthly

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres, comparable)

  1. terrestrial (of, relating to, or inhabiting the Earth)
  2. terrestrial (living in dry land)

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NounEdit

terrestre m f (plural terrestres)

  1. Terrestrial; Earthling; Terran (inhabitant of Earth)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin terrestris.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [ teˈres.tɾe ]

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

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