terrestre

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre (masculine and feminine plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial; earthly

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French terrestre, borrowed from Latin terrestris.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre (plural terrestres)

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

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m or f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin terrestris.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre (plural terrestri)

  1. earthly
  2. terrestrial
  3. land

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

terrestre m (plural terrestri)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

Further readingEdit

  • terrestre in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular of terrestris

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French terrestre.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre

  1. 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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for terrestre in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m (oblique and nominative feminine singular terrestre)

  1. terrestrial; earthly

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: terrestre
  • French: terrestre

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m or f (plural terrestres, comparable)

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

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. Terrestrial; Earthling; Terran (inhabitant of Earth)
    Synonym: terráqueo

Further readingEdit

  • terrestre” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin terrestris.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /teˈrestɾe/, [t̪eˈres.t̪ɾe]

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

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