verdura

See also: Verdura and verdură

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

verde +‎ -ura.

NounEdit

verdura f (plural verdures)

  1. vegetable
  2. green, greenness

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

verd +‎ -ura, or from Old Occitan verdura.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verdura f (plural verdures)

  1. vegetable

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

 
Praza da Verdura, Pontevedra, ancient place of a greens market

EtymologyEdit

Attested since circa 1300. From verde (green) +‎ -ura.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verdura f (plural verduras)

  1. greenness; greenery; verdure
    • c1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Archivum, page 191:
      Et diz Jeronymo que ẽno tẽpo do emperador Teodosio que verde era ajnda esta aruore, et despoys que se secou, et pero que perdera a verdura, que bõo era o fuste del pera moytas cousas de [meeziñas].
      And Jerome says that in times of emperor Theodosius this tree was still green, and that it later dried up, and that even if it had lost its verdure, its wood was good for many medicinal things
    Synonym: verdor
  2. (countable or uncountable) greens; vegetable, especially a leafy vegetable
    Synonym: verza

ReferencesEdit

  • erdura” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • verdura” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • verdura” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • verdura” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

verde +‎ -ura.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verdura f (plural verdure)

  1. vegetable(s)

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

vert +‎ -ura.

NounEdit

verdura f (oblique plural verduras, nominative singular verdura, nominative plural verduras)

  1. greenery; plant life

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PortugueseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Verde (green) +‎ -ura (-ness), from Old Portuguese verde, from Latin viridis (green).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verdura f (plural verduras)

  1. vegetable (a plant raised for some edible part of it, excluding any plant considered to be a fruit, grain, or spice in the culinary sense)
  2. (uncountable) greenness (state or quality of being green)
  3. (uncountable) unripeness (state or quality of being unripe)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish verdura, from verde (green). Analytically from verde (green) +‎ -ura.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verdura f (plural verduras)

  1. vegetable
  2. greenness, verdancy

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