Spanish spring, primaverafrom Late Latin prīma vēraearly springpl. ofprīmum vēr Latin prīmusfirstper1 in Indo-European roots Latin vērspringwesr̥ in Indo-European roots
In bucolics there arose a worthy disciple of Ribeiro in Francisco Rodrigues Lobo, author of the lengthy pastoral romances Corte na aldea and Primavera, the songs in which, with his eclogues, earned him the name of the Portuguese Theocritus.
The house martens have also arrived, a sure sign that primavera is here at last.
The pasta primavera and sirloin steak are very popular too.
Recipes include lasagna, chicken lo mein, creamy chicken and rotini primavera, and Italian turkey sandwiches, among others.
Serve it primavera style with some diced zucchini, yellow squash, and cherry tomatoes.