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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese cãalla, from Vulgar Latin *canālia, from Latin canālis (gutter, ditch); cf. cale and canal.

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NounEdit

calha f (plural calhas)

  1. gutter
  2. channel
  3. rail
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Etymology 2Edit

Back-formation from calhar.

NounEdit

calha m (plural calhas)

  1. chance; coincidence
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calha

  1. third-person singular present indicative of calhar
  2. second-person singular imperative of calhar