Synonyms for Lingua:


lingua (noun)
glossa, clapper.

Usage examples for lingua

  1. Don Jose, turning to the natives, addressed them in the Lingua Geral, which they all probably understood. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. In the heat and glare of the open market she stood by the dalal's side at the head of the well, whilst he dilated upon her physical merits in that lingua franca which he used since it was current coin among all the assorted races represented there- a language which the knowledge of French that her residence in France had taught her she was to her increasing horror and shame able to understand. – The Sea-Hawk by Raphael Sabatini
  3. But you were speaking to him in Lingua Terra; I didn't know any of them understood it. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr