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See also: avo, avos, AVO, avó, avós, avo-, and -avo

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese avoo (grandfather), from Vulgar Latin *avoilu- < *aviōlus, diminutive of Latin avus (grandfather), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwh₂os (grandfather) Compare Asturian güelu, French aïeul, Galician avó, Spanish abuelo.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

avô m (plural avôs, feminine avó, feminine plural avós)

  1. grandfather, male grandparent
    Antonyms: avó

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • neto (grandson)
  • neta (granddaughter)