confrade

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Con- +‎ frade (friar).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

confrade m (plural confrades, feminine confreira, feminine plural confreiras)

  1. a member of a religious order
  2. (by extension) colleague (fellow member of a profession, staff, academic faculty or other organization)
    Synonyms: colega, companheiro

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