canário

See also: canario

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canário

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Īnsula Canāria (Canary Islands); īnsula (island) + canāria (of the dogs), from canis (dog), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ. The bird is named after its original which included the Canary Islands.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

canário m (feminine singular canária, masculine plural canários, feminine plural canárias, not comparable)

  1. Canarian

NounEdit

canário m (plural canários, feminine canária, feminine plural canárias)

  1. Canarian (an inhabitant of the Canary islands)
  2. canary (bird)
    Synonym: canarinho