peão

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese peon, from Medieval Latin or Late Latin pedōnem, accusative of pedō (one who goes on foot), from Latin pēs, pedem (foot). Compare Spanish and Galician peón, French pion, Italian pedone.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peão m (plural peões)

  1. peon
  2. (chess) pawn

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 00:18