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pão

See also: pao, páo, pào, pǎo, pāo, and paó

PortugueseEdit

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Diversos pães - Different breads

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pan, from Latin pānem, accusative singular form of pānis. (compare Catalan pa, French pain, Galician pan, Italian pane, Romanian pâine, Spanish pan).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pão m (plural pães)

  1. bread
  2. (figuratively) food, sustenance
  3. (colloquial) an attractive and elegant boy

DescendantsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • (attractive boy): It is now considered outdated slang in Brazil, though perfectly understandable.

See alsoEdit