PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese bairro, barrio, from Arabic بَرِيّ(bariyy, savage), referring to the outer, surrounding or less civilized or urbanized parts of a city. Compare Spanish barrio.

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NounEdit

bairro m (plural bairros)

  1. neighborhood, area (of a city)

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