mosquito

suomi-englanti sanakirja

mosquito englannista suomeksi

  1. sääski, moskiitto, hyttynen

  1. Substantiivi

  2. Verbi

mosquito englanniksi

  1. A small flying insect of the family Culicidae, the females of which bite humans and animals and suck blood, leaving an itching bump on the skin, and sometimes carrying diseases like malaria and fever.

  2. (quote-book)

  3. To fly close to the ground, seemingly without a course.

  4. mosquito

  5. (diminutive of); a mosquito.

  6. c. 1250, X|Alfonso X, ''Lapidario'', f. 107v:

  7. ſera aguardado del danno delos moſquitos. ¬ de todas maneras de moſcas que seá pozonadas o mordedores. / Et eſto es mas deſcendiédo ſobreſta piedra la útud de fiǵa de moſq́to, o de alguna deſtas otras moſcas que dixiemos.
    : he will be kept from the harm of mosquitos and all manners of flies that are venomous or that bite. And this will happen more when over this stone descends the virtue of the figure of the mosquito, or that of another one of the flies we mentioned.
  8. (l)

  9. (syn)

  10. gnat

  11. trimmer

  12. (diminutive of)