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galão

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

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NounEdit

galão m (plural galões)

  1. gallon (a unit of volume used for liquids)
  2. (Brazil) any large liquid container
  3. (Portugal) hot drink made of espresso and foamed milk
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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 of galo