See also: Cruzeiro

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EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese cruzeiro(literally large cross).

NounEdit

cruzeiro (plural cruzeiros)

  1. The monetary unit of Brazil from 1942 to 1986 and 1990 to 1993.

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

cruz +‎ -eiro. Compare Spanish crucero.

NounEdit

cruzeiro m (plural cruzeiros)

  1. a large cross
  2. cruise (sea voyage)
  3. cruzeiro (obsolete Brazilian currency)

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