galão

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From English gallon, from Anglo-Norman galon, galun, ultimately from Medieval Latin galleta.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

galão m (plural galões)

  1. gallon (a unit of volume used for liquids)
  2. (Brazil) any large liquid container
HyponymsEdit
  • (gallon): galão imperial, galão americano

Etymology 2Edit

From French galon (braid).

NounEdit

galão m (plural galões)

  1. galloon

Etymology 3Edit

galo (rooster) +‎ -ão

NounEdit

galão m (plural galões)

  1. augmentative form of galo
Last modified on 13 September 2013, at 04:21