See also: anao

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin nānus.

NounEdit

anão m (plural anãos or anões, feminine anã, feminine plural anãs)

  1. (sometimes offensive) dwarf (short person, especially one who suffers from dwarfism)
    Synonyms: nanico, baixinho
  2. (by extension) anything that is small in stature or importance
  3. (Germanic mythology, fantasy) dwarf (member of a short, underground humanoid race)
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English anon.

NounEdit

anão m (plural anãos or anões, feminine anã, feminine plural anãs)

  1. (Brazil, Internet slang) anon (an anonymous person)

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