peixere

noun pei·xere \¦pāshəˈrā\
variants: or

peixe–rei

or

peixerey

\¦pāshəˈrā\

Definition of peixere

plural

-s

  1. :  any of several silversides (as the jacksmelt of California)

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Origin and Etymology of peixere

Portuguese peixe-rei silversides, from peixe fish (from Latin piscis) + rei king, from Latin reg-, rex — more at fish, royal


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