molho

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From molhar (to wet; to water), from Old Portuguese mollar, from Latin mollīre, present active infinitive of molliō (I soften), from mollis (soft), from Proto-Indo-European *(h₂)moldus (soft, weak).

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NounEdit

molho m (plural molhos)

  1. sauce (liquid condiment)
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Derived termsEdit
  • de molho
  • molho bechamel
  • molho branco
  • molho ferrugem
  • molho inglês
  • molho nagô
  • molho pardo
  • molho tártaro

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VerbEdit

molho

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of molhar

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Vulgar Latin *manuculus, from Latin manipulus (maniple; handful), from manus (hand), from Proto-Indo-European *man-.

NounEdit

molho m (plural molhos)

  1. bundle; group of objects held together by wrapping or tying (especially keys)
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Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 00:08