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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger).

NounEdit

anjo m (plural anjos)

  1. angel

PortugueseEdit

 
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anjo

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese angeo (angel), from Late Latin angelus (angel), from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger).

Cognate with Galician anxo, Spanish ángel, Catalan àngel, Occitan àngel, French ange, Italian angelo and Romanian înger.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

anjo m (plural anjos)

  1. angel
    • 1681, João Ferreira de Almeida, O Novo Testamento, Lucas 1:30:
      Entonces o Anjo lhe diſſe: Maria, naõ temas []
      Then the angel said unto her: Fear not Mary []
  2. (figuratively) a very good person

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Further readingEdit

  • anjo” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.