terrestre

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old English, from Old French and French terrestre.

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) terrestrial; earthly
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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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre (masculine and feminine, plural terrestres)

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

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GalicianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (masculine and feminine plural terrestri)

  1. earthly
  2. terrestrial
  3. land

Derived termsEdit

  • globo terrestre

NounEdit

terrestre m (plural terrestri)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre

  1. nominative neuter singular of terrestris
  2. accusative neuter singular of terrestris
  3. vocative neuter singular of terrestris

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin terrestris.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [ teˈres.tɾe ]

AdjectiveEdit

terrestre m, f (plural terrestres)

  1. terrestrial
  2. earthling
  3. earthly

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Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 14:34