vaqueiro

PortugueseEdit

vaqueiros

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Vaca (cow) +‎ -eiro (-eer), from Old Portuguese vaca, from Latin vacca (cow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vaqueiro m (plural vaqueiros, feminine vaqueira, feminine plural vaqueiras)

  1. cowboy (person who tends cattle)
  2. (Brazil) shiny cowbird (Molothrus bonariensis, a New World passerine bird)

SynonymsEdit

  • (shiny cowbird): chupim, gaudério, vira-bosta

Derived termsEdit

  • gavião-vaqueiro

Related termsEdit

  • vaca
  • vaqueirada
  • vaqueiragem
  • vaqueirama
  • vaqueirar
  • vaqueirice
  • vaquejada
  • vaquejador
  • vaquejar
  • vaquejo
Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 00:41