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Old PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin *cardinus, from Latin carduus (thistle).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cardeo m (plural cardeos, feminine cardea, feminine plural cardeas)

  1. thistle-coloured
    thistle colour:  
  2. bluish-violet[1]
    bluish-violet colour:  
  3. violet, purple[2]

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Old Portuguese · coores, colores (layout · text)
     branco      gris      negro, preto
             vermello              castanno              amarelo
                          verde             
                                       azur
                          cardẽo              rosa

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ cardeo in Dicionario de dicionarios do galego medieval
  2. ^ cardeo in Dicionario de dicionarios do galego medieval