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branco

See also: branĉo

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of brancardier.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

branco m (plural brancos)

  1. (military, colloquial) stretcher-bearer

GalicianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

branco m (feminine branca, masculine plural brancos, feminine plural brancas)

  1. white (colour)

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

branco m (plural branchi)

  1. flock (of sheep)
  2. pack (of wolves)
  3. gang (of people)

MirandeseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

branco (feminine branca, masculine plural brancos, feminine plural brancas)

  1. white

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin *blancus, from Proto-Germanic *blankaz (bright, shining, blinding, white), from Proto-Indo-European *bhleg- (to shine).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

branco m (plural brancos, feminine branca, feminine plural brancas)

  1. white

DescendantsEdit

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PortugueseEdit

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branco

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese branco (white), from Late Latin *blancus, from Proto-Germanic *blankaz (bright, shining, blinding, white), from Proto-Indo-European *bhleg- (to shine).

Cognate with Galician branco, Spanish blanco, Catalan blanc, Occitan blanc, French blanc, Italian bianco and English blank.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

branco m (plural brancos)

  1. white (color)
  2. a Caucasian male

AdjectiveEdit

branco m (feminine branca, plural brancos, feminine plural brancas; comparable)

  1. white

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