See also: běntǔ

Guinea-Bissau CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese vento. Cognate with Kabuverdianu bentu.

NounEdit

bentu

  1. wind (moving air)

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese vento.

NounEdit

bentu

  1. (Sotavento) wind (moving air)

SardinianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ventus (wind), from Proto-Italic *wentos, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts, from the root *h₂weh₁- (to blow).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbentu/, /ˈβentu/

NounEdit

bentu m (plural bentos)

  1. wind

Related termsEdit