PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Tupi akaîu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.ka.ˈʒu/
  • Hyphenation: a‧ca‧ju

NounEdit

acaju m (plural acajus)

  1. (botany) mahogany (tree)
    Synonym: mogno
  2. cashew (nut or fruit)

Related termsEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French acajou.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

acaju m or f or n (indeclinable)

  1. Reddish-brown, mahogany.

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

acaju m (plural acaju)

  1. acajou (mahogany) tree
  2. acajou wood/mahogany
  3. reddish-brown, mahogany

DeclensionEdit

  • Because of its unusual ending, this noun cannot be inflected normally. Inflected forms are often avoided.