Information about the word tortoise (English → Esperanto: testudo)

Part of speechcommon noun
Pronunciation/ˈtɔːtəz/
Hyphenationtor·toise
Shavian alphabet𐑑𐑹𐑑𐑩𐑟
Deseret alphabet𐐻𐐬𐑉𐐻𐐲𐑆
Pluraltortoises

Usage samples

A total of 15 tortoises took part in the breeding program to boost the island’s population, but none played a big a role as Diego.

Translations

Afrikaansskilpad
Catalantortuga
Czechželva
Danishskildpadde
Dutchschildpad
Esperantotestudo
Faeroeseskjaldbøka
Finnishjättiläiskilpikonna
Frenchtortue
GermanSchildkröte
Hungarianteknős
Italiantartaruga
Latinchelys
Norwegianskilpadde
Polishżółw
Portuguesetartaruga
Romanianțestoasa
Russianчерепаха
Saterland FrisianSchildpudde; Skildpudde
Spanishtortuga
Sranansekrepatu
Swahilikobe
Swedishsköldpadda
Thaiเต่า
West Frisianskyldpod